A Surgical Case of Idiopathic Scoliosis Associated with Latex-fruit Syndrome Masafumi Machida 1 , Kentaro Fukuda 1 , Masaaki Yamagishi 1 1Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, National Hospital Organization Murayama Medical Center Keyword: ラテックス-フルーツ症候群(latex-fruit syndrome) , 特発性側弯症(idiopathic scoliosis) , アナフィラキシー(anaphylaxis) pp.381-384
Published Date 2008/4/25
DOI https://doi.org/10.11477/mf.1408101270
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 It is well known that patients with latex allergy have cross-reactions to various fruits, a condition called the latex-fruit syndrome. We report a case of idiopathic scoliosis associated with latex-fruit syndrome in which surgery was performed without anaphylaxis under the latex-free medications.

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