What can be done to prevent the condition?
There is no
way to prevent serum sickness. A person who get serum sickness once should
avoid the medication or other substance in the future. This will help prevent
serum sickness from happening again.
What are the long-term effects of the condition?
In most cases, there
are no long-term effects from serum sickness. In rare cases, mild kidney or
nerve damage may occur.
What are the risks to others?
Serum sickness is not