oa Current Allergy & Clinical Immunology - Diagnostic allergy testing : ABC of allergy

Volume 28, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 1609-3607



James is 15 years old. He lives in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN). He attends the allergy clinic due to his severe allergic rhinitis symptoms that occur all year round. Dr Do-a-lot takes a history and discovers that James suffered from eczema during infancy. He was allergic to milk until the age of six. At around the same time he developed asthma. Treatment was commenced on controller and reliever asthma pumps during his junior school years. Since he has been in high school his asthma has troubled him less and he has not had an exacerbation for the past 2 years.

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