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Study shows success at disproving allergies to sulfa antibiotics

August 04, 2022

“Antibiotic allergy delabeling prior to transplant is safe, is of high value and should definitely be considered in the pre-transplant evaluation period,” said Cosby Stone Jr., MD, MPH, assistant professor of Medicine in the Division of Allergy, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine.

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Targeted cancer drug during pregnancy

August 04, 2022

Wade Iams, MD, MSCI, Travis Osterman, DO, MS, and colleagues report the case of a patient with metastatic ALK-rearranged NSCLC who was treated with the ALK inhibitor alectinib throughout two pregnancies. 

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Preempting sudden cardiac death

July 07, 2022

Inherited syndromes arising from rare genetic variants that cause cardiac arrhythmia (abnormal heart rhythm) are the most common cause of unexplained sudden death in people 15 to 30 years old. Yet it is difficult to distinguish benign (harmless) variants from those that are pathogenic. 

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