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Which autoimmune diseases CANNOT be treated with antibiotics?
disease caused by TH2 mediated inflammation of the lungs
major genetic risk factor for several autoimmune diseasesmajor risk factor for several autoimmune disease
how to diagnose type 1 hypersensitivities
location of pneumonitis
DRB1 subtype NOT associated with RA
Type: delayed type hypersensitivity Tcell mediated
Type: immediate hypersensitivity IgE mediated
systemic allergic reaction manifested by rapid and serious symptomslaryngeal obstruction, bronchospasm, asphyxiation, hypovolemic shock, urticaria, death
mast cells affect the GI tract and peristalsis, causing.....
mast cells in lungs ->bronchoconstriction -> ?
leukotrienes, cytokines, and inflammatory cells are involved in this phase
The goal of desensitization involves building up these antibodies
What is a soluble complex of antibody and antigen?
histamine is responsible for this type of phase response
Type: antibody mediated
This hypersensitivity results in hard, raised swelling
This hypersensitivity results in edematous swelling in the epidermis
Type: immune complex method
highly correlated with HLA DR3/DR4 genotype
all the DRB1*04 subtypes are associated with susceptibility to
These antibodies are very common in some autoimmune diseases
this theory explains why Western lifestyles are more prone to allergy
most common allergic disease in the US
gender most susceptible to autoimmune disease
disease: disruption of feedback regulation of thyroid hormone production
This is an important genetic diagnostic marker for SLE
What usually precedes and has high associations with autoimmunity?
Inflammation is due to this cytotoxin
This antibody is the most common MEDIATOR of atopic dermatitis
When self peptides mimic pathogen-derived peptides and stimulate T-cell responses
These leukocyte chemotactic factors increase vascular permeability, mucus secretion
atopic individuals have a higher levels of.....
During an allergic reaction, recruitment of these cells causes inflammation and tissue damage
eosinophils secrete these chemicals
penicillin allergies are triggered by this kind of reaction
Mantoux test, poison ivy reaction, and celiac disease are all examples of this type of reaction
in DTH, T cells recruit these kinds of cells
90% of food allergies are caused by
these cells are responsible for the classic wheal and flare reaction
what makes 0402 different
These cytokines stimulate Th2 and B cell responses
Definition: chemoattractants for granulocytes
This compound increases vascular permeability, contracts smooth muscle, increases vascular permeability, and is toxic to parasites
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