Immunotoxicity, Immune Dysfunction, and Chronic Disease

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ISBN: 978-1-61779-811-5 (Print) 978-1-61779-812-2 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. INTRODUCTION

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-30

      Introduction to Immunotoxicity

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      Pages 31-47

      The Environment-Immune Route to Chronic Disease

  3. ALLERGIC DISEASES

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 49-49

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      Pages 51-101

      Asthma and Respiratory Allergic Disease

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      Pages 103-126

      Cutaneous Allergies

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      Pages 127-149

      Food Allergies

  4. AUTOIMMUNE AND INFLAMMATORY DISEASES AND CONDITIONS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 151-151

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      Pages 153-170

      Factors Involved in Onset of Type 1 Diabetes

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      Pages 171-192

      Rheumatoid Arthritis

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      Pages 193-213

      Environment, Immune Dysfunction, and Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

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      Pages 215-252

      Multiple Sclerosis, Alzheimer’s Disease, and Inflammation: A Hypothetical View

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      Pages 253-269

      Immune Dysfunction in Autism Spectrum Disorders

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      Pages 271-289

      Atherosclerosis and Inflammatory Heart Disease

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      Pages 291-312

      Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Celiac Disease: Environmental Risks Factors and Consequences

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      Pages 313-343

      COPD and Other Inflammatory Diseases of the Lung: Focus on AhR Signaling

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      Pages 345-385

      Environment, the Immune System, and Depression: An Integrative Review and Discussion of the Infection-Defense Hypothesis

  5. INFECTIONS AND CANCER

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 387-387

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      Pages 389-398

      Environmental Toxicants and Susceptibility to Infection

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      Pages 399-415

      Childhood Acute Leukemia

  6. PREVENTION OF CHRONIC DISEASES

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 417-417

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      Pages 419-440

      Reducing the Prevalence of Immune-Based Chronic Disease

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 441-451