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Wednesday 28 November 2012


- Atypical hypersensitivity to mosquito bites without natural killer cell proliferative disease in an adult patient. Konuma T, Uchimaru K, Sekine R, Ohno N, Soda Y, Tomonari A, Ooi J, Nagamura F, Takahashi S, Iseki T, Oyaizu N, Tojo A, Asano S. Int J Hematol. 2005 Dec;82(5):441-4. PMID: 16533749

- Vascular lesion in a patient of chronic active Epstein-Barr virus infection with hypersensitivity to mosquito bites: vasculitis induced by mosquito bite with the infiltration of nonneoplastic Epstein-Barr virus-positive cells and subsequent development of natural killer/T-cell lymphoma with angiodestruction. Kanno H, Onodera H, Endo M, Maeda F, Chida S, Akasaka T, Sawai T. Hum Pathol. 2005 Feb;36(2):212-8. PMID: 15754300