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Cancer immunotherapy: how low-level ionizing radiation can play a key role

Abstract

              <p>The cancer immunoediting hypothesis assumes that the immune system guards the host against the incipient cancer, but also “edits” the immunogenicity of surviving neoplastic cells and supports remodeling of tumor microenvironment towards an immunosuppressive and pro-neoplastic state. 203 kata lagi
By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

Association between atopic manifestations and eosinophilic esophagitis

Eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) has repeatedly been associated with atopic manifestations, which are reported more frequently in these patients than in the general population.

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By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

Hyper–immunoglobulin E-like syndrome in a patient with multiple genetic mutations

A 44-year-old African-American woman with hidradenitis suppurativa, scoliosis, and idiopathic avascular necrosis of the hips presented to the emergency department with transient monocular visual loss, purulent discharge at the site of a gold-plate implant in the left upper eyelid for lagophthalmos secondary to Bell palsy, and a right thigh abscess. 35 kata lagi

By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

Control of Allergic Rhinitis and Asthma Test for Children (CARATKids)

The Control of Allergic Rhinitis and Asthma Test for Children (CARATKids) assesses asthma and allergic rhinitis control in children younger than 12 years.

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By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

Human Immune Monitoring Techniques during Food Allergen Immunotherapy

Abstract

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                  </span><h3>Purpose of Review</h3> 
                  <p>Encouraging results from recent food allergen immunotherapy clinical trials indicate that the immune system plays an essential role in peripheral tolerance to food allergen. 163 kata lagi
By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis