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Immediate Hypersensitivity

Hypersensitivity reactions which occur within minutes of exposure to challenging antigen due to the release of histamine which follows the antigen-antibody reaction and causes smooth muscle contraction and increased vascular permeability.
Also Known As:
Hypersensitivity, Immediate; Atopic Hypersensitivities; Hypersensitivities, Atopic; Hypersensitivities, IgE-Mediated; Hypersensitivities, Immediate; Hypersensitivities, Type I; Hypersensitivity, IgE-Mediated; IgE Mediated Hypersensitivity; IgE-Mediated Hypersensitivities; Immediate Hypersensitivities; Type I Hypersensitivities; Atopic Hypersensitivity; Hypersensitivity, Atopic; Hypersensitivity, Type I; IgE-Mediated Hypersensitivity; Type I Hypersensitivity
Networked: 1523 relevant articles (23 outcomes, 103 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Hypersensitivity (Allergy)
2. Infection
3. Anaphylaxis (Anaphylactic Shock)
4. Inflammation
5. Rhinitis

Experts

1. Torres, M J: 13 articles (08/2015 - 01/2002)
2. Romano, Antonino: 12 articles (09/2015 - 01/2002)
3. Blanca, M: 12 articles (08/2015 - 01/2002)
4. Mayorga, C: 10 articles (08/2015 - 01/2002)
5. Romano, A: 10 articles (06/2014 - 04/2000)
6. Oettgen, Hans C: 9 articles (10/2015 - 07/2003)
7. Gaeta, Francesco: 8 articles (09/2015 - 01/2006)
8. Guéant, Jean-Louis: 7 articles (10/2015 - 07/2004)
9. Mertes, P M: 7 articles (11/2013 - 05/2004)
10. Burton, Oliver T: 6 articles (10/2015 - 07/2011)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Immediate Hypersensitivity:
1. Immunoglobulin E (IgE)IBA
2. AntigensIBA
3. AllergensIBA
4. Immunoglobulin G (IgG)IBA
5. Penicillins (Penicillin)FDA Link
6. Interleukin-4 (Interleukin 4)IBA
7. CarrageenanIBA
8. Histamine (Histamine Dihydrochloride)FDA Link
9. Dust (House Dust)FDA Link
10. Cromolyn Sodium (Cromoglicic Acid)FDA LinkGeneric

Therapies and Procedures

1. Autonomic Nerve Block
2. Intranasal Administration
3. Injections
4. Premedication
5. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)