Allergic diseases constitute a wide range conditions from allergic rhinitis to eosinophilic asthma, sharing immune-mediated pathophysiology, typically IgE mediated. Unlike chronic autoimmune diseases such as systemic lupus erythematosus, common allergic diseases tend to have an acute episodic presentation often precipitated by an environmental allergen.
|Title of host publication||Family Medicine|
|Subtitle of host publication||Principles and Practice|
|Publisher||Springer International Publishing|
|Number of pages||7|
|Publication status||Published - Jan 1 2016|
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