BARRY LISKOW, M.D.; JAY L. LISS, M.D.; CHARLES W. PARKER, M.D.
LISKOW B, LISS JL, PARKER CW. Allergy to Marihuana. Ann Intern Med. 1971;75:571-573. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-75-4-571
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1971;75(4):571-573.
A 29-year-old housewife had symptoms consistent with an anaphylactoid response after smoking a marihuana cigarette for the first time. Scratch testing and passive transfer studies confirmed an immunologic basis for her response and indicated that it was related to the cannabinoid and perhaps specifically to the tetrahydrocannabinol component of the marihuana plant.
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