Schultz-Charlton phenomenon

Schultz-Charl·ton re·ac·tion

(shūlts kahrl'ton),
the specific blanching of a scarlatinal rash at the site of intracutaneous injection of scarlatina antiserum.

Schultz-Charlton phenomenon

a reaction that occurs when scarlet fever antitoxin or scarlet fever convalescent serum is injected into an area of the skin showing a bright red rash. A blanching of the skin at the site of the injection occurs. Serum from scarlet fever patients does not produce this reaction.

Charlton,

Willy, German physician, 1889–.
Schultz-Charlton phenomenon - Synonym(s): Schultz-Charlton reaction
Schultz-Charlton reaction - see under Schultz, Werner

Schultz,

Werner, German internist, 1878-1947.
Schultz-Charlton phenomenon - Synonym(s): Schultz-Charlton reaction
Schultz-Charlton reaction - the specific blanching of a scarlatina rash at the site of intracutaneous injection of scarlatina antiserum. Synonym(s): Schultz-Charlton phenomenon
Schultz-Dale reaction - the contraction of an excised intestinal loop or of an excised strip of virginal uterus from a sensitized animal, which occurs when the tissue is exposed to the specific antigen. Synonym(s): Dale reaction