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Type I Hypersensitivity

  • E. Mitchel Opremcak


Most of the disorders that have a type I hypersensitivity reaction as the predominant pathophysiologic mechanism are inflammatory diseases of the ocular surface. The choroid has a population of mast cells; however, their role in uveitis and retinal edema is not well defined.1


Atopic Dermatitis Nedocromil Sodium Allergic Conjunctivitis Cromolyn Sodium Disodium Cromoglycate 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Mitchel Opremcak
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  1. 1.The Ohio State UniversityColumbusUSA

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