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 DeCS Categories

C20 Immune System Diseases .
C20.543 Hypersensitivity .
E02 Therapeutics .
E02.095 Biological Therapy .
E02.095.465 Immunomodulation .
E02.095.465.425 Immunotherapy .
E02.095.465.425.450 Immunosuppression .
E02.095.465.425.450.310 Desensitization, Immunologic .
E05 Investigative Techniques .
E05.478 Immunologic Techniques .
E05.478.610 Immunosuppression .
E05.478.610.310 Desensitization, Immunologic .
H02 Health Occupations .
H02.403 Medicine .
H02.403.044 Allergy and Immunology .
SP4 Environmental Health .
SP4.046 Occupational Health .
SP4.046.452 Occupational Medicine .
SP4.046.452.698 Occupational Diseases .
SP4.046.452.698.909 Hypersensitivity .
 
 Terms
 Synonyms & Historicals
Documents
LILACS e MDL
 
Allergy and Immunology .
Allergy Specialty .
Allergy, Immunology .
Immunology and Allergy .
Immunology, Allergy .
Specialty, Allergy .
Immunology .
Allergy (Specialty) .
A medical specialty concerned with the hypersensitivity of the individual to foreign substances and protection from the resultant infection or disorder. .
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/immunology .
Used for immunologic studies of tissues, organs, microorganisms, fungi, viruses, and animals. It includes immunologic aspects of diseases but not immunologic procedures used for diagnostic, preventive, or therapeutic purposes, for which "diagnosis", "prevention & control", or "therapy" are used. The concept is also used for chemicals as antigens or haptens. .
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Desensitization, Immunologic .
Immunologic Desensitization .
Therapy, Hyposensitization .
Allergen Immunotherapies .
Desensitizations, Immunologic .
Hyposensitization Therapies .
Immunologic Desensitizations .
Immunotherapies, Allergen .
Therapies, Hyposensitization .
Hyposensitization Therapy .
Allergen Immunotherapy .
Immunotherapy, Allergen .
Immunosuppression by the administration of increasing doses of antigen. Though the exact mechanism is not clear, the therapy results in an increase in serum levels of allergen-specific IMMUNOGLOBULIN G, suppression of specific IgE, and an increase in suppressor T-cell activity. .
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Hypersensitivity .
Allergic Reaction .
Allergic Reactions .
Allergies .
Hypersensitivities .
Reaction, Allergic .
Reactions, Allergic .
Allergy .
Altered reactivity to an antigen, which can result in pathologic reactions upon subsequent exposure to that particular antigen. .
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