Effects of conjunctival hyperosmolar challenge in allergic subjects and normal controls.

@article{Ciprandi1994EffectsOC,
  title={Effects of conjunctival hyperosmolar challenge in allergic subjects and normal controls.},
  author={Giorgio Ciprandi and Sandra Buscaglia and Gabriella Pesce and Raffaella Lotti and Maurizio Rolando and Marcello Bagnasco and Giorgio Walter Canonica},
  journal={International archives of allergy and immunology},
  year={1994},
  volume={104 1},
  pages={92-6}
}
Nonspecific hyperreactivity to a number of physical, chemical and pharmacological agents in a common characteristics of allergic subjects, which is strictly related to the inflammatory events consequent to an allergic reaction. Hyperosmolar stimulus has previously been shown to cause an inflammatory response inducing mast cell activation and subsequent mediator release. We investigated the clinical and cytological events following conjunctival challenge using a hyperosmolar agent (i.e. glucose… CONTINUE READING

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