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Table 3 Summary of results for IRs: Antibiotics and Local Anesthetics

From: Epidemiology and drug allergy results in children investigated in allergy unit of a tertiary-care paediatric hospital setting

 ST+ST-DPT+DPT-DPT Alt.Neg
BLs (no. 149)
 Anaphylaxis (no. 11)4/11 (36.4%)6/11 (54.5%)7/11 (63.6%)
 Skin Reactions (no. 127)3/127 (2.4%)95/127 (74.8%)7/127 (5.5%)85/127 (66.9%)5/127 (4%)
 Respiratory Symptoms (no. 4)
  -Cough (no. 3)2/4 (50%)2/4 (50%) 
  -Bronchospasm (no. 1)
 Gastrointestinal Symptoms (no. 5)
  -Vomiting (no. 2)5/5 (100%)4/5 (80%)1/5 (20%)
  -Diarrhea (no. 3)
 Hypothermia (no. 1)1/1 (100%)1/1 (100%)
 Fever (no. 1)1/1 (100%)1/1 (100%)
 Positive Familiar History (no. 3)3/3 (100%)3/3 (100%)
Macrolides (no. 26)
 Anaphylaxis (no. 3)1/3 (33.3%)2/3 (66.7%)2/3 (66.7%)
 Skin Reactions (no. 20)3/20 (15%)14/20 (70%)1/20 (5%)9/20 (45%)2/20 (10%)
 Respiratory Symptoms (no. 1)
  -Bronchospasm (no. 1)1/1 (100%)
 Mental Confusion (no. 1)1/1 (100%)1/1 (100%)
Glycopeptides (no. 2)
 Skin reactions (no. 2)2/2 (100%)
Trimethoprim Sulfamethoxazole (n °2)
 Skin reactions (no. 2)1/2 (50%)1/2 (50%)
Fluoroquinolones (no. 2)
 Skin reactions (no. 2)2/2 (100%)2/2 (100%)
Local Anesthetics (no. 21)
 Anaphylaxis (no. 1)1/1 latex1/1 (100%)1/1 (100%)
 Skin Reactions (no. 20)14/20 (70%)14/20 (70%)