The prevalence of Hymenoptera venom allergy in adults: The results of a very crowded city in Euroasia


GELİNCİK A., İŞSEVER H., Unal D., Isik E., Demirturk M., GÜL H., ...More

ALLERGOLOGY INTERNATIONAL, vol.64, no.1, pp.35-40, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 64 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.alit.2014.10.001
  • Title of Journal : ALLERGOLOGY INTERNATIONAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.35-40
  • Keywords: Anaphylaxis, Epidemiology, Adrenaline, Hymenoptera venom allergy, Prevalence, ANAPHYLAXIS, TRYPTASE, STINGS, TURKEY, BEE

Abstract

Background: There are scarce data about the prevalence of Hymenoptera venom allergy in the general population. The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of Hymenoptera venom allergy in the general adult population of Istanbul.