Latin name: Meleagris gallopavo
Source material: Raw meat
Patients who are sensitized to chicken meat may react also to turkey meat.
Immunochemical relationships between hen and turkey indicate that turkey meat may elicit reactions in patients reacting to chicken meat. (1).
Immunochemical relationships between hen and turkey exist.
- Langeland, T. A clinical and immunological study of allergy to hen's egg white. Allergy; 1983: (38): 399-412.