immunotherapy

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therapy designed to produce immunity to a disease or to enhance resistance by the immune system

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Attempted treatment with allergen-specific immunotherapy, where a patient received monthly injections with an allergen extract for three to five years, failed because it could cause anaphylaxis as a side effect.
Allergen-specific immunotherapy involves the administration of specific allergens to achieve a hyposensitization such that the symptoms occurring during the natural exposure to the allergen are reduced.
Allergen-specific immunotherapy with recombinant grass pollen allergens.
GREER([R]) Aller-g-complete([R]) from IDEXX offers veterinarians simple, convenient testing for allergen-specific IgE and allergen-specific immunotherapy.