TITLE

MORPHOLOGY OF DELAYED-TYPE HYPERSENSITIVITY REACTIONS IN MAN

AUTHOR(S)
Dvorak, Harold F.; Mihm Jr., Martin C.; Dvorak, Ann M.
PUB. DATE
September 1976
SOURCE
Journal of Investigative Dermatology;Sep76, Vol. 67 Issue 3, p391
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A first essential step towards an understanding of any inflammatory process in man or experimental animals is an adequate understanding of its morphology. Morphology is required to appreciate the various components comprising the process, including the various types of cells involved. The purpose of this presentation is to provide for nonmorphologists a brief summary of the morphology of delayed-type hypersensitivity reactions as they occur in man and to provide recent ultrastructural evidence concerning the function of basophilic leukocytes in cell-mediated hypersensitivity.
ACCESSION #
12514713

 

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