TITLE

Serious allergic reactions following tuberculin skin tests

AUTHOR(S)
Youssef, Elham; Wooltorton, Eric
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/5/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 1, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information from Health Canada about local hypersensitivity reactions following tuberculin skin tests. Therapeutic use of Mantoux tuberculin skin tests; Procedure in administering the tests; Overview of reactions from the tests; Factors to consider to prevent adverse reactions.
ACCESSION #
17430511

 

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