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Hypersensitivity reactions

Hypersensitivity reaction --> allergic reaction

(Science: immunology) The bodys response to an allergic stimulus. This can be localised to one area or generalised and may include: rash, itching, hives, swelling, difficulty breathing, and/or low blood pressure.


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Sugar Allergy

... 1999; 59(2):415-24, 429-30. 11. Samartín S, Marcos A, Chandra RK. Food hypersensitivity. Nutr Res 2001;21(3):473-97. 12. Sicherer SH, Sampson HA. ... G. The relationship between habits of food consumption and reported reactions to food in people with inflammatory bowel disease—testing the limits. ...

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by DrDahlman
Sat Jan 12, 2008 4:20 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sugar Allergy
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Allergy questions

... it's "allergy" or not. They tend to move from allergic reactions to other sorts of reactions and back again. Especially where ezema is involved, many seem to link it to type IV hypersensitivity, focusing on T cells. So here's the question, if eczema isn't really ...

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by Revenged
Sat Nov 17, 2007 12:13 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Allergy questions
Replies: 18
Views: 16162

Allergy questions

i know 'allergy' as only being type I hypersensitivity and only IgE mediated... what 'non-IgE mediated allergies' are you ... in whether it's "allergy" or not. They tend to move from allergic reactions to other sorts of reactions and back again. Especially where ezema is involved, ...

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by aharown07
Fri Nov 16, 2007 11:41 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Allergy questions
Replies: 18
Views: 16162

Allergy questions

... allergists in various places making a distinction between IgE mediated reactions and non-IgE mediated ones. Some seem to suggest that non-IgE might ... of allergy. Others, are quite clear that they do not consider non-IgE hypersensitivity to be allergic. On that topic, if it isn't allergy, what ...

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by Revenged
Fri Nov 16, 2007 7:15 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Allergy questions
Replies: 18
Views: 16162

Allergy questions

... allergists in various places making a distinction between IgE mediated reactions and non-IgE mediated ones. Some seem to suggest that non-IgE might ... of allergy. Others, are quite clear that they do not consider non-IgE hypersensitivity to be allergic. On that topic, if it isn't allergy, what ...

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by aharown07
Thu Nov 15, 2007 10:31 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Allergy questions
Replies: 18
Views: 16162
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