Allergy & Immunology

Penn Allergy & Immunology Faculty

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Patricia A Takach

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Section of Allergy and Immunology
Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
3737 Market Street, 3rd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-2775
Fax: 215-615-5055
BA (Anthropology)
College of William and Mary, Williamsburg VA, 1991.
MD (Medicine)
Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA, 1999.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern, Internal Medicine, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH, 1999-2000.
Resident, Internal Medicine, MCP-Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 2000-2002.
Fellow, Allergy and Immunology, State University of New York Stony Brook Hospital, Stony Brook, NY, 2002-2004.
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2002.
American Board of Allergy and Immunology, 2005.
American Board of Allergy and Immunology, Recertifciation, 2015.
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Selected Publications

Ganetsky A1, Takach PA2, Lynch DM3, Krause TM4, Teh JS2, Stadtmauer EA5, Castells M3, Weiss BM5.: Melphalan desensitization following immediate hypersensitivity in a patient undergoing conditioning for autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2016 May-Jun;4(3):555-6. 4(3): 555-556, May-June 2016.

Monica Bhagat, MD, Joshua A. Steinberg, MD, Frank Silvestry, MD, Lea Surrey, MD, Andrea J. Apter, MD MA MSc FAAAAI, Patricia A. Takach, MD FAAAAI, Benjamin P. Soule, MD : Suspected Non-Infectious Prosthetic Valve Inflammatory Dehiscence In X-Linked Chronic Granulomatous Disease Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 2014 Notes: Poster (5204) presented at Annual Meeting of American Academy of Allergy, Asthmaa nd Immunology, 2014; tenative publication.

Patricia Takach: Allergies to Antibiotics, in The Intensive Care Unit Manual, 2nd Edition. Book. Paul Lanken, MD and Scott Manaker, MD, PhD (eds.). Elsevier, Page: 316-323, 2014.

Agi CU, Gober MD, Ferenczi K, Takach P, Eagle RC, Rosenbach M.: "A case of adult onset asthma with periocular xanthogranulomas." Archives of Dermatology 147(10): 1230-1231, October 2011.

Zemble RM, Takach PA, Levinson AI. : "The Relationship between hypogammaglobulinemia, monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance and humoral Immunodeficiency: a case series." Journal of Clinical Immunology June 2011.

Marks K, Takach P. : "Mycoplasma hominis septic arthritis in an adult with X-linked agammaglobulinemia." Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Page: A101, November 2010 Notes: (Poster presented at Annual Meeting of American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, Poster Session, 2010).

Apter AJ, Wan F, Chittams J, Adelsberg B, Andrew S, Blaiss M, Columbo M, Davidson A, Detjen P, DeCotiis B, Dvorin D, Ford L, Gawchik S, Gillman S, Grijnsztein M, Gross GN, Hoffman M, Lanz M, Stillerman A, Takach P, Rebbeck T. : "Risk Factors for Adults with a History of Penicillin Allergy." Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 119(1): S269, January 2007 Notes: (Poster presented at Annual Meeting of American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology, 2007.)

Incaudo GA, Takach P.: "The diagnosis and treatment of allergic rhinitis during pregnancy and lactation." Immunology and Allergy Clinics of North America 26(1): 137-54, February 2006.

Szema A, Khedkar, Maloney P, Takach P, Nickels M, Patel H, Modugno F, Tso A, Lin D, Chen H.: "Clinical deterioration in pediatric asthmatic patients after September 11, 2001." Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 113(3): 420-426, March 2004.

Takach, P, Dattwyler, R and Golightly, M.: "Vasculitis and CD 19 Plasma Cells: Is it a reactive process or a plasma cell dyscrasia?" Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 113(2): s295, February 2004 Notes: (Poster presented at Annual Meeting of American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology, 2004.).

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