Display Settings:

Format

Send to:

Choose Destination
Allerg Immunol (Paris). 1994 May;26(5):166-8, 171-2.

[The pork-cat syndrome or crossed allergy between pork meat and cat epithelia (1)].

[Article in French]

Author information

  • 1Laboratoire d'Immuno-Allergologie, CHU, Angers.

Abstract

This work is a study of the frequency of the association between sensitivity to pork meat and cat epithelia. Comparison with a reference population that was not sensitized to pork meat, shows that this association is highly significant. This suggests therefore the possibility of a crossed allergenicity. If there is a real crossed allergenicity between pork meat and cat epithelia, we suggest that this crossed allergenicity is without doubt much greater and concerns more the meats and epithelia of mammals.

PMID:
8086105
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
PubMed Commons home

PubMed Commons

0 comments
How to join PubMed Commons

    Supplemental Content

    Loading ...
    Write to the Help Desk