Delayed Cutaneous Hypersensitivity Reactions to Antibiotics: Management with Desensitization

Caitlin M.G. McNulty, Miguel Park

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article


Successful desensitization to mild to moderate delayed cutaneous adverse reaction to antibiotics has been described in a limited number of antibiotics and found to be safe. However, there are ample opportunities to standardize protocols for delayed cutaneous adverse reactions to antibiotics.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)751-760
Number of pages10
JournalImmunology and Allergy Clinics of North America
Issue number4
StatePublished - Nov 1 2017



  • Antibiotic allergy
  • Delayed cutaneous adverse reactions
  • Desensitization
  • Management

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology and Allergy
  • Immunology

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