Completely revised and updated for its Fourth Edition, this Spiral(R) Manual is a quick-reference guide to the diagnosis and treatment of allergies and immunologic disorders in children and adults. Coverage includes allergic and immunologic disorders of each organ system; anaphylaxis; insect, drug, and food allergies; rheumatic diseases; immunohematology; transplantation immunology; primary immunodeficiency diseases; HIV disease and related opportunistic infections; immunologic diagnostic techniques; and immunization and immunoprophylaxis. The book is written in an easy-to-scan outline format, with numerous tables. Fourteen appendices provide rapid access to essential information, including normal laboratory values, allergy elimination diets, and manufacturers of allergenic extracts and environmental control products. A Brandon-Hill recommended title.In order to be activated to proliferate, T cells require two signals, one from the engagement of their antigenspecific receptors (TCR-CD3 complex) and a second from the binding of an additional receptor by its corresponding ligand on the APC .
|Title||:||Manual of Allergy and Immunology|
|Author||:||Daniel C. Adelman, Thomas B. Casale, Jonathan Corren|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2002|