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Studies are showing that a surprising number of patients with a history of penicillin allergy are testing negative for the allergy.
Miley Cyrus was hospitalized for a serious allergic reaction to an antibiotic.
A history of penicillin allergy results in 10 percent more days in hospital, and greater potential for severe infections.
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