Glycopeptide-induced vasculitis - Cross-reactivity between vancomycin and teicoplanin

C. Marshall, A. Street, K. Galbraith

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Abstract

Teicoplanin has been suggested for use in patients suffering complications from vancomycin. We describe two patients who developed a vasculitic rash whilst on vancomycin with recrudescence of the rash with subsequent teicoplanin therapy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)82-83
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Infection
Volume37
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1998
Externally publishedYes

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