CYCLO-OXYGENASE 2 DOES NOT CONTRIBUTE TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF ACID INDUCED HUMAN VISCERAL PAIN HYPERSENSITIVITY
- Kist Hidatik AmeliyatÄ± EsnasÄ±nda GeliÅŸen Alerjik Reaksiyon: Olgu Sunumu. İnal, Mehmet Turan; Memiş, Dilek; Akin, Fatih; Sezer, Y. Atakan // Medical Journal of Trakya University / Trakya Universitesi Tip F;2008, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p238
Hydatid disease is a parasitic infection caused by echinococcus granulosus and echinococcus alveolaris. This infection is characterized by cyst formation and the liver is the most commonly involved organ. Hydatid cysts can rupture during surgical operation and allergic reaction may occur. In...
- Novel Approaches for Allergy. Zafra, H.T.; Zacharisen, M.C. // Current Medicinal Chemistry - Anti-Inflammatory & Anti-Allergy A;Sep2002, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p143
The inflammation associated with allergic disease is complex and still not completely understood. With the identification of the various cells and mediators involved in the inflammatory response, new therapies have been and are being developed for use. The central effector cell in allergic...
- Pathogenic mechanisms: A rational basis for treatment. Howarth, Peter H. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);03/07/98, Vol. 316 Issue 7133, p758
Discusses the pathogenic mechanism underlying the clinical signs and symptoms of allergic diseases and explains the basis for the choice of differing treatments. Relation of atopy and allergy to disease; Explanations on immunoglobulin E; Mediators of hypersensitivity; Background on inflammatory...
- AMMONIA EXPOSURE: A COMMON CAUSE FOR SINUSITIS A CASE REPORT AND REVIEW OF THE LITERATURE. Brautbar, Nachman // Toxicology & Industrial Health;Nov/Dec98, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p891
Sinuses are a part of the upper respiratory system and sinusitis has been well-defined as an inflammation of the mucous membrane. Sinusitis occurs commonly as a result of allergies, polyps, common cold and environmental pollution. Reports of sinusitis secondary to ammonia exposure, while common...
- Histamine Injections and Sublingual Drops. Robbins, Albert F. // Latitudes Online;4/2/2009, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p5
The article focuses on histamine, a key player in allergic responses. Histamine is found naturally in the human body and claimed as one of the most important mediators produced in allergic reactions and its release triggers allergic symptoms. Neutralization of histamine for allergy treatment and...
- Considerations in the Prevention of Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis. Barker, Jason; Meletis, Chris // Townsend Letter for Doctors & Patients;May2005, Issue 262, p118
Discusses the prevention of seasonal allergic rhinitis. Interest in preventive and anti-inflammatory approach to allergies; Differentiation between true allergic responses and sensitivity; Causes of allergic rhinitis.
- hives. // American Heritage Student Science Dictionary;2009, p167
The entry provides information on hives. These are itchy welts on the skin that are redder or paler than the surrounding skin. They may result from an allergic reaction, but often the cause is unknown.
- Genomic Targets in Inflammation and in Allergic Reactions: A Patientoriented Approach. Saito, H. // Anti-Inflammatory & Anti-Allergy Agents in Medicinal Chemistry;Nov2006, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p375
Along with advances in the genome sequencing and microarray technologies, many attempts have been made to understand the human diseases systemically. Here, literatures regarding genomic studies on allergic diseases are reviewed, especially by focusing on microarray-based transcriptome studies....
- Butterfly Rash. // Arthritis Today;Mar/Apr2006, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p64
Presents information on butterfly rash. Description of the rash; Factor that may cause butterfly rash.