Influence of hyperosmotic conditions on basophil CD203c upregulation in patients with food-dependent exercise-induced anaphylaxis.

Anna Wolanczyk-Medrala 1, Wojciech Barg 2, Grzegorz Gogolewski 2, Bernard Panaszek 2, Jerzy Liebhart 2, Marta Litwa 2, Wojciech Medrala 2
1 - Prof. Wojciech Medrala, MD, Ph.D., Department of Internal Medicine and Allergology, Wroclaw Medical University, Traugutta 57/59, 50-417 Wroclaw, Poland.
2 -
Ann Agric Environ Med
2009; 16 (2):
ICID: 983152
Increased in vitro basophil activation in buffers of slightly elevated osmolarity in 2 cases of food-dependent exercise-induced anaphylaxis is presented. These data may suggest the importance of basophil activation degree in pathogenesis of this life threatening syndrome.
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