TABLE 5-1

Case Reports of Anaphylaxis Following Vaccination with Diphtheria or Tetanus Toxoid

Study; Vaccines

Time of First Symptom (h)

Generalized Urticaria

Generalized Pruritis

Flush

Edema

Collapse

Whittingham, 1940; tetanus

1

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Whittingham, 1940; tetanus

0.1

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Parish and Oakley, 1940; tetanus

0.1

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Regamey, 1965; tetanus

2

?

?

?

?

?

Staak and Wirth, 1973; tetanus

0.1

No

No

No

?

Yes

Lleonart-Bellfill et al., 1991: tetanus; typhoid

0.1

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Ratliff and Bums-Cox, 1984; tetanus and lignocaine

1

No

No

No

No

Yes

Zaloga and Chernow, 1982; tetanus

0. 1

No

No

No

No

Yes

Chanukoglu et al.,a 1975; tetanus

0.1

No

Yes

No

No

Yes

Fischmeister, 1974; tetanus

0.1

No

No

No

No

Yes



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