Oral immunotherapy with peach juice in patients allergic to LTPs
To assess the safety and efficacy of an oral immunotherapy regimen in patients with allergy to lipid transfer proteins (LTPs). (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - September 24, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Bego ña Navarro, Eladia Alarcón, Ángela Claver, Mariona Pascal, Araceli Díaz-Perales and Anna Cisteró-Bahima Tags: Short report Source Type: research

Serum IL-1 β can be a biomarker in children with severe persistent allergic rhinitis
Allergic rhinitis (AR) is one of the most common diseases globally and usually persists throughout life. In the present study, we aimed to determine whether the expression of inflammatory biomarkers has a rela... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - September 18, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Myung Woul Han, Song Hee Kim, Inbo Oh, Yang Ho Kim and Jiho Lee Tags: Research Source Type: research

Haemopoietic stem cell transplantation in Systemic lupus erythematosus: a systematic review
Despite advances in treating Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), a proportion of patients continue to face significant morbidity and mortality. Haemopoietic stem cell transplant (HSCT) has been recognized as a... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - September 18, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Nipun Lakshitha de Silva and Suranjith L. Seneviratne Tags: Review Source Type: research

Stress, pseudoallergens, autoimmunity, infection and inflammation in chronic spontaneous urticaria
Chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU) is often associated with organ specific autoimmunity but is rarely caused by food allergy. Colourings and preservatives in pre-packaged foods, so called pseudoallergens, hav... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - September 11, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Ciara Jade Bansal and Amolak Singh Bansal Tags: Review Source Type: research

Maternal food allergy is associated with daughters ’ menarche in early adolescence
Associations between allergic disease and puberty amongst females have been widely studied. However, this association has received less attention in multigenerational populations. To this end, we sought to exa... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - September 11, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Jennifer Lisa Penner Protudjer, Elissa Michelle Abrams, Anita Luba Kozyrskyj and Allan Barry Becker Tags: Letter to the editor Source Type: research

Food allergy-related concerns during the transition to self-management
The objective of our study was to describe a... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - September 5, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Jennifer Lisa Penner Protudjer, Roelinde Middelveld, Sven-Erik Dahl én and Staffan Ahlstedt Tags: Research Source Type: research

Successful management of severe asthma in a young boy with eosinophilic chronic rhinosinusitis who received omalizumab: a case report
The incidence of chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps has recently increased in Japan and other East Asian countries, and this disease is called eosinophilic chronic sinusitis (ECRS) in Japan. ECRS usually... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - September 5, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Yasuho Shoda, Misa Watanabe, Kota Wada, Takehiko Soutome, Yumiko Komine, Tetsuo Mikami, Tetsuo Nemoto and Akira Ohara Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Shared prenatal impacts among childhood asthma, allergic rhinitis and atopic dermatitis: a population-based study
Increasing prevalence of childhood allergic diseases including asthma is a global health concern, and we aimed to investigate prenatal risk factors for childhood asthma and to address the potential shared pren... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - September 3, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Ching-Heng Lin, Jiun-Long Wang, Hsin-Hua Chen, Jeng-Yuan Hsu and Wen-Cheng Chao Tags: Research Source Type: research

Efficacy of add-on mepolizumab in adolescents with severe eosinophilic asthma
Adolescents (12 –17 years of age) with severe eosinophilic asthma experience frequent exacerbations and reduced lung function leading to poor health-related quality of life. Mepolizumab is approved for add-on m... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - September 3, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Steven W. Yancey, Hector G. Ortega, Oliver N. Keene and Eric S. Bradford Tags: Letter to the editor Source Type: research

Hypersensitivity reactions to high osmolality Total Parenteral Nutrition: a case report
The full range of allergic reactions to Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN) remains unknown. Additionally, beyond individual allergens, there may be other factors contributing to TPN hypersensitivity reactions. (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - August 30, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Steph A. Pang, Shaun Eintracht, Jesse M. Schwartz, Belinda Lobo and Elizabeth MacNamara Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Subcutaneous C1 inhibitor for prevention of attacks of hereditary angioedema: additional outcomes and subgroup analysis of a placebo-controlled randomized study
Hereditary angioedema (HAE) is a debilitating disorder resulting from C1-esterase inhibitor (C1-INH) deficiency. In the COMPACT phase 3 study the prophylactic use of a subcutaneous C1 inhibitor (C1-INH [SC], H... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - August 28, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: H. Henry Li, Bruce Zuraw, Hilary J. Longhurst, Marco Cicardi, Konrad Bork, James Baker, William Lumry, Jonathan Bernstein, Michael Manning, Donald Levy, Marc A. Riedl, Henrike Feuersenger, Subhransu Prusty, Ingo Pragst, Thomas Machnig and Timothy Craig Tags: Research Source Type: research

Structural alterations and markers of endothelial activation in pulmonary and bronchial arteries in fatal asthma
There is interest in better understanding vessel pathology in asthma, given the findings of loss of peripheral vasculature associated with disease severity by imaging and altered markers of endothelial activat... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - August 28, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Renata Calciolari Rossi, Raquel Anonni, Diogenes Seraphim Ferreira, Luiz Fernando Ferraz da Silva and Thais Mauad Tags: Research Source Type: research

Short-term pulmonary infiltrate with eosinophilia caused by asthma: a phenotype of severe, eosinophilic asthma? Five cases and a review of the literature
This article explores the relationship between asthma and short-term pulmonary infiltrate with eosinophilia, which r... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - August 23, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Min Song, Shan Cai, Hong Luo, Yi Jiang, Min Yang, Yan Zhang, Hong Peng and Ping Chen Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Graft versus host disease and microchimerism in a JAK3 deficient patient
The lymphohematopoietic cells originating from feto-maternal trafficking during pregnancy may cause microchimerism and lead to materno-fetal graft versus host disease (GVHD) in severe combined immunodeficiency... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - August 22, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Zahra Shahbazi, Nima Parvaneh, Shirin Shahbazi, Hamzeh Rahimi, Mohammad Hamid, Davoud Shahbazi, Samaneh Delavari, Hassan Abolhassani, Asghar Aghamohammadi and Reza Mahdian Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Sestrin2 is involved in asthma: a case –control study
Asthma is a chronic disease that seriously harms the health of patients. Oxidative stress is involved in asthma. As an oxidative stress-inducible protein, sestrin2 is elevated in oxidative stress-related disea... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - August 14, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Yanfang Kang, Chen Chen, Xiaotian Hu, Xiaohua Du, Huifen Zhai, Yan Fang, Xiulin Ye, Weimin Yang and Shibo Sun Tags: Research Source Type: research

Abstracts of 11th C1-inhibitor Deficiency & Angioedema Workshop
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Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - August 13, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Meeting Abstracts Source Type: research

Endogenous stimulation is responsible for the high frequency of IL-17A-producing neutrophils in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
Neutrophils play an important role in the pathogenesis of rheumatoid arthritis (RA). It has recently been reported that in addition to T helper (Th) 17 cells, other cells, including neutrophils, produce IL-17A... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - August 1, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Maria Gonzalez-Orozco, Rosa E. Barbosa-Cobos, Paola Santana-Sanchez, Lizbeth Becerril-Mendoza, Leonardo Limon-Camacho, Ana I. Juarez-Estrada, Gustavo E. Lugo-Zamudio, Jose Moreno-Rodriguez and Vianney Ortiz-Navarrete Tags: Research Source Type: research

Allergen sensitization pattern of allergic adults and children in southern China: a survey based on real life data
Allergic diseases are increasing yearly. We aimed to evaluate the difference in allergen sensitization pattern between adults and children in southern China by analyzing a large sample size of real-life data, ... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - July 24, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Wenting Luo, Haisheng Hu, Wangbing Tang, Xiangwei Zou, Huimin Huang, Zhifeng Huang, Yong Liu and Baoqing Sun Tags: Research Source Type: research

Epigenome-wide association study of asthma and wheeze characterizes loci within HK1
To identify novel epigenetic markers of adolescent asthma and replicate findings in an independent cohort, then explore whether such markers are detectable at birth, predictive of early-life wheeze, and associ... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - July 24, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Todd M. Everson, Hongmei Zhang, Gabrielle A. Lockett, Akhilesh Kaushal, Melinda Forthofer, Susan L. Ewart, Kimberley Burrows, Caroline L. Relton, Gemma C. Sharp, A. John Henderson, Veeresh K. Patil, Faisal I. Rezwan, S. Hasan Arshad, John W. Holloway and Tags: Research Source Type: research

Clinical and pulmonary function changes in cough variant asthma with small airway disease
It is known that small airway disease is present across all asthma severities; however, its prevalence and clinical characteristics in cough variant asthma (CVA) have not been fully illuminated. (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - July 2, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Honglei Yuan, Xiaojing Liu, Li Li, Gang Wang, Chunfang Liu, Yuzhen Zeng, Ruolin Mao, Chunling Du and Zhihong Chen Tags: Research Source Type: research

Proceedings of the Canadian Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology Annual Scientific Meeting 2018: Part Two
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Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - June 24, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Meeting abstracts Source Type: research

Maternal diet before and during pregnancy and risk of asthma and allergic rhinitis in children
Consumption of certain foods during pregnancy has been shown to have beneficial effects on childhood asthma and allergic disease development and aggravation. However, most studies provide conflicting results a... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - June 22, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Nour Ba ïz, Jocelyne Just, Julie Chastang, Anne Forhan, Blandine de Lauzon-Guillain, Anne-Marie Magnier and Isabella Annesi-Maesano Tags: Research Source Type: research

Inflammatory patterns of antrochoanal polyps in the pediatric age group
This study aimed to characterize the inflammatory profiles and investigate the effect of atopy on the pathogenesis of pediatric ACPs. (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - June 20, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Huiwen Zheng, Lixing Tang, Beibei Song, Xiaojian Yang, Ping Chu, Shujing Han, Pengpeng Wang, Jie Lu, Wentong Ge and Xin Ni Tags: Research Source Type: research

Risk factors and prognosis of recurrent wheezing in Chinese young children: a prospective cohort study
Nearly all the investigations into the risk factors for wheezing and asthma were conducted in developed countries with a high prevalence rate of asthma and allergy, but the studies in developing countries are ... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - June 18, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Jing Guo, Wenjing Zhu, Huimin Wang, Patrick G. Holt, Guicheng Zhang and Chuanhe Liu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Outcomes following mepolizumab treatment discontinuation: real-world experience from an open-label trial
Limited information is available on the clinical course of patients with severe asthma following discontinuation of biologic treatment. Therefore, a post hoc analysis was conducted in patients with severe eosi... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - June 10, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Hector Ortega, Catherine Lemiere, Jean-Pierre Llanos, Mark Forshag, Robert Price, Frank Albers, Steven Yancey and Mario Castro Tags: Letter to the editor Source Type: research

Sinobronchial allergic mycosis syndrome in an elderly male
Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis (ABPA) and allergic fungal rhinosinusitis (AFRS) are characterized by hyper-responsiveness of the respiratory tract and the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses, respectiv... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - June 4, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Eisuke Mochizuki, Shun Matsuura, Tsutomu Kubota, Yasutaka Mochizuka, Kyohei Oishi, Hyogo Naoi, Masahiro Uehara, Shinichiro Mikura, Miyuki Nagaoka, Masaru Tsukui, Naoki Koshimizu and Ichirota Nameki Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Chronic idiopathic systemic capillary leak syndrome: a case report
Idiopathic systemic capillary leak syndrome (ISCLS), is a rare disorder characterized by recurrent attacks of varying severity of hypovolemic shock and generalized edema in association with hemoconcentration a... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - May 28, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Ahmed M. Alkhunaizi, Abdullah H. Kabbani and Mohamed A. ElTigani Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Pleiotropic microRNA-21 in pulmonary remodeling: novel insights for molecular mechanism and present advancements
MicroRNA-21 (miR-21), probably one of the most studied miRNAs to date, is found pleiotropic in various biological events. Its emerging role in pulmonary remodeling has attracted extensive attention. This revie... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - May 20, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Congshan Jiang, Yuanxu Guo, Hongchuan Yu, Shemin Lu and Liesu Meng Tags: Review Source Type: research

Genotype-first analysis of a generally healthy population cohort supports genetic testing for diagnosis of hereditary angioedema of unknown cause
Hereditary angioedema (HAE) is a potentially life-threatening group of conditions that is often underdiagnosed or misdiagnosed. As HAE is typically diagnosed by detecting C1 inhibitor deficiency, there is a cr... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - May 16, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Dale L. Bodian, Thierry Vilboux and Natalie S. Hauser Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Stability of peripheral blood immune markers in patients with asthma
Asthma is a complex disease with variable course. Efforts to identify biomarkers to predict asthma severity, the course of disease and response to treatment have not been very successful so far. We have previo... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - April 29, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Nami Shrestha Palikhe, Ana-Maria Bosonea, Cheryl Laratta, Vivek Dipak Gandhi, Drew Nahirney, Angela Hillaby, Miranda Bowen, Mohit Bhutani, Irvin Mayers, Lisa Cameron and Harissios Vliagoftis Tags: Research Source Type: research

Health effects of diesel engine exhaust emissions exposure (DEEE) can mimic allergic asthma and rhinitis
Patients presenting to Accident and Emergency (A&E) facilities with dyspnoea, coughing, wheezing and nasal blockage are presumed to have allergic asthma and/or rhinitis. Occupational asthma (OA), which has sim... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - April 29, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Elopy Sibanda and Nancy Makaza Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Variants in the IL17 pathway genes are associated with atopic asthma and atopy makers in a South American population
Asthma is a complex disorder with multiple phenotypes which can influence its severity and response to treatment. The TH17 lymphocytes producing IL-17A and IL17-F cytokines, may have a role on asthma inflammation... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - April 29, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Milca de J. Silva, Maria B. R. de Santana, Bruna R. Tosta, Roberta P. Espinheira, Neuza Maria Alcantara-Neves, Maur ício L. Barreto, Camila Alexandrina Figueiredo and Ryan dos S. Costa Tags: Research Source Type: research

Association of molds and metrological parameters to frequency of severe asthma exacerbation
Sensitization to airborne molds may be a risk factor for severe asthma and direct cause of asthma exacerbation (AE). (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - April 29, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Mona Al-Ahmad, Edin Jusufovic, Nermina Arifhodzic, Tito Rodriguez and Jasmina Nurkic Tags: Research Source Type: research

Sublingual immunotherapy tablet for the treatment of house dust mite allergic rhinitis in Canada: an alternative to minimize treatment costs?
A cost-minimization analysis (CMA) was performed to estimate the economic impact of introducing the SQ house dust mite sublingual immunotherapy (SQ HDM SLIT)-tablet marketed as ACARIZAX ™ (regulatory approval M... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - April 27, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Anne K. Ellis, R émi Gagnon, Eva Hammerby and Andrea Lau Tags: Research Source Type: research

Evaluation of eczema, asthma, allergic rhinitis and allergies among the grade-7 children of Iqaluit
Little is known about the prevalence of asthma, allergic rhinitis, eczema and allergies among Canadian Inuit children, especially those living in the arctic and subarctic areas. (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - April 23, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Ahmed Ahmed and Allan Becker Tags: Research Source Type: research

Autoimmune thyroid disease and urticarial vasculitis: is there a significant association?
Little is known about the association of urticarial vasculitis (UV) with thyroid autoimmunity. The latter has been mostly described in the setting of patients with chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU). In this ... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - April 18, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Ivan Cherrez-Ojeda, Emanuel Vanegas, Valeria L. Mata, Miguel Felix, German D. Ramon, Sofia Cherrez and Annia Cherrez Tags: Letter to the editor Source Type: research

Enhanced interleukin-8 production in mononuclear cells in severe pediatric obstructive sleep apnea
Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a risk factor for cardiovascular disease, metabolic disorders, and cognitive dysfunction. Current thinking links chronic intermittent hypoxia (CIH) with oxidative stress and sy... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - April 16, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Danbing Ke, Yuji Kitamura, Duncan Lejtenyi, Bruce Mazer, Robert T. Brouillette and Karen Brown Tags: Short report Source Type: research

The complex pathophysiology of allergic rhinitis: scientific rationale for the development of an alternative treatment option
Allergic rhinitis (AR) poses a global health problem and can be challenging to treat. Many of the current symptomatic treatments for AR have been available for decades, yet there has been little improvement in... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - April 16, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Leif Bjermer, Marit Westman, Mats Holmstr öm and Magnus C. Wickman Tags: Review Source Type: research

Proceedings of AllerGen 2019 Research Conference
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Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - April 10, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Meeting Abstracts Source Type: research

Correction to: Eosinophilic esophagitis
Eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) is an atopic condition of the esophagus that has become increasingly recognized over the last 15 years. Diagnosis of the disorder is dependent on the patient ’s clinical manifesta... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - April 10, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Stuart Carr, Edmond S. Chan and Wade Watson Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Omalizumab in patients with severe asthma and persistent sputum eosinophilia
Omalizumab, a recombinant humanized monoclonal antibody targeting the IgE molecule, is the first biologic approved for moderate-to-severe allergic asthmatics, who remain uncontrolled despite high dose inhaled ... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - April 3, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Manali Mukherjee, Melanie Kjarsgaard, Katherine Radford, Chynna Huang, Richard Leigh, Delbert R. Dorscheid, Catherine Lemiere, Louis-Philippe Boulet, Susan Waserman, James Martin and Parameswaran Nair Tags: Letter to the editor Source Type: research

Severe anaphylaxis after pelvic examination: a case report of dual latex and chlorhexidine allergies
Natural rubber latex and chlorhexidine have previously been identified as causative substances in perioperative anaphylaxis. A pelvic examinations is generally considered noninvasive, however, this procedure i... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - March 29, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Mongkhon Sompornrattanaphan, Piyawut Kreetapirom, Yuttana Srinoulprasert, Duangjit Kanistanon, Anchalika Klinniyom, Chamard Wongsa and Torpong Thongngarm Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Variability in total serum IgE over 1 year in severe asthmatics
Immunoglobulin E (IgE) is the treatment target of omalizumab, a monoclonal antibody indicated in the treatment of severe allergic asthma. Long-term variability of serum total IgE (sIgEtot) in asthmatics remains p... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - March 29, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Renaud Louis, Charles Pilette, Olivier Michel, Alain Michils, Guy Brusselle, Antoine Poskin, Jan Van Schoor, Kris Denhaerynck, Stefaan Vancayzeele, Ivo Abraham and Sandra Gurdain Tags: Research Source Type: research

Pruritus in patients with amyopathic dermatomyositis
Amyopathic dermatomyositis has been associated with the exposure to several drugs: the article by Jeimy et al. described the onset of this uncommon disease in a patient treated with omalizumab. Paradoxically, ... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - March 27, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Dimitri Poddighe, Zaure Mukusheva and Maikesh Assylbekova Tags: Letter to the editor Source Type: research

Association between abdominal obesity and asthma: a meta-analysis
Studies evaluating the association between abdominal obesity and asthma yielded conflict results. Whether abdominal obesity is positively associated with asthma remains unclear. (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - March 22, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Di Jiang, Liwen Wang, Chenxiao Bai and Ou Chen Tags: Review Source Type: research

Tumor necrosis factor-alpha and Fas/Fas ligand signaling pathways in chronic spontaneous urticaria
There is increasing evidence pointing to the important role of tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF- α), a key inflammatory and apoptotic mediator in urticarial inflammation. However, the role of the TNF-α system a... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - March 14, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: R. Grzanka, A. Damasiewicz-Bodzek and A. Kasperska-Zajac Tags: Research Source Type: research

Indirect comparison of intravenous vs. subcutaneous C1-inhibitor placebo-controlled trials for routine prevention of hereditary angioedema attacks
For prophylaxis of hereditary angioedema (HAE) attacks, replacement therapy with human C1-inhibitor (C1-INH) treatment is approved and available as intravenous [C1-INH(IV)] (Cinryze ®) and subcutaneous [C1-INH(SC)... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - March 7, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Jonathan A. Bernstein, Huamin Henry Li, Timothy J. Craig, Michael E. Manning, John-Philip Lawo, Thomas Machnig, Girishanthy Krishnarajah and Moshe Fridman Tags: Research Source Type: research

Availability and affordability of medicines and diagnostic tests recommended for management of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review
Early accurate diagnosis and sustainable availability of affordable medicines and diagnostic tests is fundamental in optimal management of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). We systematic... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - March 7, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Davis Kibirige, Richard E. Sanya, Rebecca Nantanda, William Worodria and Bruce Kirenga Tags: Research Source Type: research

Proceedings of the Canadian Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology Annual Scientific Meeting 2018
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Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - March 5, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Meeting abstracts Source Type: research

Mediastinal abscess, an unusual way of presentation of eosinophilic esophagitis
Eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) is one of the most prevalent esophageal diseases and the leading cause of dysphagia and food impaction in children and young adults. EoE represents a chronic, local immune-mediat... (Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology)
Source: Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology - February 28, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Paul Gisasola, Ainara Iriarte, Martha Rosa Larez, Laura Casanova and Luis Bujanda Tags: Case report Source Type: research