Allergy and Immunology
An allergy is our immune systems reaction to the foreign substance called allergens that is mistakenly recognizes as a pathogen and attacks it. Certain foods, pollen or pet dander, drug, insect sting are examples of allergens. The allergic reactions can vary in severity from mild to extreme. Sneezing, itching in the nose, eyes, and a stuffy nose are some of the symptoms we experience as a result of these allergens. In some severe cases, they can cause a life threatening reactions like anaphylaxis.
- Track 1-1 Allergy pathogenesis
- Track 2-2 Symptoms
- Track 3-3 Primary immunodeficiency disorders
- Track 4-4 Auto-inflammatory syndromes
- Track 5-5 Anaphylaxis