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“Too Many Cooks Spoil the Broth”: The More Antigens Present, the Easier, the Quicker, and the More Severe the Anaphylaxis

Kounis NG1, Koniari I2, Velissaris D3, Plotas P4, Tsigkas G1, Soufras GD5, Chourdakis E6, Davlouros P1, Hahalis G1

1Department of Cardiology, University of Patras Medical School, Rion, Patras, Achaia, Greece
2Electrophysiology and Device Department, University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, UK
3Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital of Patras, Patras, Greece
4Department of Ophthalmology, Medical School, University of Patras, Patras, Greece
5Department of Cardiology, "Saint Andrews" State General Hospital, Patras, Achaia, Greece
6Krankenhaus der Barmherzigen Brüder, Trier, Germany

J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol 2019; Vol 29(4) : 333-334
doi: 10.18176/jiaci.0389

Key words: Allergy, Anaphylaxis, Anaphylactic shock, Kounis syndrome, Skin tests