Safe use of imipenem after delayed hypersensitivity to meropenem-Value of patch tests

Contact Dermatitis. 2020 Mar;82(3):190-191. doi: 10.1111/cod.13435. Epub 2019 Dec 9.
No abstract available

Keywords: adverse drug reaction; case report; cross-reactions; patch tests.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Anti-Bacterial Agents / adverse effects
  • Anti-Bacterial Agents / immunology*
  • Anti-Bacterial Agents / therapeutic use*
  • Cross Reactions*
  • Dermatitis, Allergic Contact / etiology
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Imipenem / immunology*
  • Imipenem / therapeutic use*
  • Meropenem / adverse effects
  • Meropenem / immunology*
  • Middle Aged
  • Patch Tests

Substances

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents
  • Imipenem
  • Meropenem