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Injection immunotherapy

BMJ 1994; 308 doi: (Published 15 January 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;308:201
  1. L J F Youlten
  1. Department of Allergy and Allied Respiratory Disorders, Guy's Hospital, London SE1 9RT.

    EDITOR, - In A J Frew's article on injection immunotherapy one of the display panels states that insect venom immunotherapy is not recommended in patients with a history of chronic perennial asthma.1 Such advice would be widely accepted when applied to allergen immunotherapy for rhinoconjunctivitis, but I believe it is unnecessary to extrapolate this advice to people allergic to …

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