Scientific publications

Latex hypersensitivity in only one uniovular twin: a case report

May 1, 1998 | Magazine: Pediatric Allergy and Immunology

Resano A, Esteve C, Fernández Benítez M.
Department of Allergology and Clinical Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Navarra, Spain


We present the clinical case of uniovular twins with cerebral palsy, confirming the development of sensitization to latex in one of the twins, due to the fact that he underwent surgery more times (nine) than his brother (four) as well as his different clinical evolution.

CITATION Pediatr Allergy Immunol. 1998 May;9(2):101-2