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Immediate hypersensitivity

Immediate hypersensitivity

An exaggerated immune response mediated by antibodies, in particular ige.

See: allergy.


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ordinary blood transfusion vs plasma transfusion

People with type AB blood cannot have antibodies for either A or B antigens (the +/- is to do with hypersensitivity and doesn't immediately affect this) in their plasma or they'd kill their own cells! Therefore they can receive blood from A, B, AB or O because none of these ...

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by Babybel56
Sat Apr 23, 2011 7:39 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: ordinary blood transfusion vs plasma transfusion
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Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... findings. Everyone is so excited. Quote from below link, found at very bottom of page: "The mast cell stabiliser ketotifen decreases visceral hypersensitivity and improves intestinal symptoms in patients with irritable bowel syndrome. Gut. Online vorab veröffentlicht unter" Here is the ...

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by CheeMiss
Sun Sep 05, 2010 2:04 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 451
Views: 2544515

Stomach bloating and weight gain

... were able to demonstrate that mediators from mast cells and enterochromaffin cells directly activate the nerve cells in the bowel. This hypersensitivity of the enteric nervous system upsets communication between the gut's mucosa and its nervous system, as project leader Prof. Schemann ...

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by CheeMiss
Sat Sep 04, 2010 9:05 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 451
Views: 2544515

Re: Cytokine - Receptor concepts

... in immunity against helminthes (worms), mast cell degranulation or immediate hypersensitivity) and IgA (acts in mucosal immunity transport of IgA through epithelia). The ...

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by marla
Tue Jun 01, 2010 9:08 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cytokine - Receptor concepts
Replies: 7
Views: 13189

Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... sheds [b] A LOT OF LIGHT into whats going on. P lus, it explains weight gain, abdominal distending (making us look pregnant-ish) fatigue, food hypersensitivity, weird bowel stuff like diarrhea and constipation both. I tried to find it on a site that had the whole article. No such luck so you'll ...

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by karinachabela
Tue Apr 27, 2010 10:13 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 451
Views: 2544515
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