Author Archives: Inês Martins PhD

Allergic Reactions to ERT Can Be Managed for Continued Treatment, Study Indicates

Children receiving enzyme replacement therapy (ERT) for Pompe disease often experience immune reactions to treatment, presenting as rashes or severe allergy, sometimes after several successful infusions, a case series shows. While these hypersensitivity reactions can be avoided successfully with anti-allergy medications and longer infusion times in some patients, others…