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Adjuvant activity of diesel-exhaust particulates for the production of IgE antibody in mice.
The prevalence rate of allergic rhinitis caused by pollen has strikingly increased in Japan in the last three decades. The number of diesel cars in use has also rapidly increased in the country. ThisExpand
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Diesel-exhaust particulates inoculated by the intranasal route have an adjuvant activity for IgE production in mice.
Our previous study indicated that the IgE antibody responses in mice immunized with intraperitoneal injection of the antigens mixed with diesel-exhaust particulates (DEP) were higher than those inExpand
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IgE antibody‐mediated shock reaction caused by topical application of chlorhexidine
A case of an anaphylactic shock following topical application of chlorhexidine preparation is reported. Specific skin‐sensitizing antibodies against chlorhexidine were demonstrated in the serum fromExpand
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Enhancing effect of suspended particulate matter on the IgE antibody production in mice.
Suspended particulate matter (SPM), suspended in the polluted environmental atmosphere, are perpetually inhaled into the human body and are considered to have profound effects on human health. ThisExpand
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Case report: reversal of severe leukopenia by granulocyte colony-stimulating factor in anorexia nervosa.
Recent attempts to reduce weight by patients with anorexia nervosa have sometimes led to life-threatening hematologic complications. This report describes an instance in which a patient with anorexiaExpand
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Brain-gut response to stress and cholinergic stimulation in irritable bowel syndrome. A preliminary study.
To investigate the influence of the brain-gut interactions on the pathophysiology of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), we compared such patients (n = 10) with healthy control subjects (n = 11) byExpand
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Enhanced Endothelial Cell Proliferation in Acute Kawasaki Disease (Muco-Cutaneous Lymph Node Syndrome)
Abstract: Paired sera from 30 patients with mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome (Kawasaki disease) were studied for possible effects on human vascular endothelial cells growth in vitro. The majority ofExpand
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Mass surveys on drug hypersensitivities were done on four occasions, i.e., in 1962, 1965, 1968 and 1971. Each group (A, B, C and D) consisted of white collar workers belonging to companies in TokyoExpand
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ACTH製剤負荷のさいの皮内テスト陽転過程の観察気管支喘息,慢性関節リウマチにおけるSkinSen Sitizing antibody産生能の検討,およびACTH過敏症予防のための一考察
一般人と同様に抗原に接していながら何故いわゆるアトピー性疾患患者がアレルギー症状を呈するようになるかは未だ充分には解明されていない問題である.そこでレばしば皮膚テストが陽転すろACTHを用いてACTH-Zn筋注による皮膚感作抗体の産生能を喘息, リウマチ等52症例について検討し,同時にACTH過敏症予防のための皮内テストの意義を検討した. 8回以内のACTH-Zn筋注で0.2u/mlExpand
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Immunologic responses to an adrenocorticotropic hormone preparation in bronchial asthma and rheumatoid arthritis.
Abstract Thirty-three patients with bronchial asthma, including 15 atopic patients, 24 patients with rheumatoid arthritis, and 18 control subjects received intramuscular injections of a porcine ACTHExpand
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