Allergic vasculitis induced by Decapeptyl®: confirmation by macrophage migration inhibition factor (MIF) test

Boaz Amichai, Marcelo H. Grunwald, Sima Halevy

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Abstract

A case of allergic vasculitis of the skin following treatment with Decapeptyl® (d-Trp6-LHRH) for in vitro fertilization is described. The possible role of an allergic mechanism in this reaction has been suggested by a positive macrophage migration inhibition factor (MIF) test toward the drug.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)217-218
Number of pages2
JournalEuropean Journal of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
Volume52
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - 30 Dec 1993
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Decapeptyl
  • Macrophage migration Inhibition factor (MIF) test
  • Vasculitis

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