penicilloyl polylysine

benzylpenicilloyl polylysine

a skin test antigen prepared from polylysine and a penicillic acid; intradermal reaction elicits a wheal and erythema response in those sensitive to penicillin.

pen·i·cil·lo·yl pol·y·ly·sine

(pen'i-sil'ō-il pol'ē-lī'sēn),
A preparation of polylysine and a penicillic acid, used intradermally in the diagnosis of penicillin sensitivity; sensitive subjects may react with systemic manifestations, including generalized cutaneous eruptions.

penicilloyl polylysine

/pen·i·cil·lo·yl pol·y·ly·sine/ (pen″ĭ-sil´o-il pol″e-li´sēn) benzylpenicilloyl polylysine.
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Pinna skin tested these patients with a range of major and minor antibiotic allergens, including penicilloyl polylysine, penicillin G, penicilloate, and cefazolin.