anaphylaxis


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hypersensitivity reaction to the ingestion or injection of a substance (a protein or drug) resulting from prior contact with a substance

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demonstrated the results of early clinical trial for its investigational epinephrine nasal spray, as a potential needle-free, non-invasive, and easy-to-use alternative to intramuscular injection for the treatment of anaphylaxis. The investigators also highlighted the benefits of effective needleless alternative delivery options showing rapid drug absorption.
Some episodes even may begin overnight when a person is sleeping, which is a particularly uncommon presentation for anaphylaxis.
According to published literature up to 5.3 m people in the United States are at risk of having an anaphylaxis reaction that may warrant immediate emergency medical treatment, with more than 200,000 emergency room visits due to severe reactions from food allergies reported annually.
A case of anaphylaxis to patent blue in a patient with sentinel lymph node excision.
Surgeons and anesthetists should be cognizant of the potential danger of CHL-induced anaphylaxis; furthermore, to allow better identification of possible allergens, they should also improve the documentation of medication and material use.
Anaphylaxis is a skin, respiratory, cardiovascular, gastrointestinal symptoms and signs of a hypersensitivity reaction and this reaction can be fatal.
In Australia, legislation regarding anaphylaxis management in schools is state- and territory-based (Vale, Smith, Said, Mullins & Loh, 2015).
Anaphylaxis is a rapidly developing systemic hyper-sensitivity response and may be life-threatening.
The sting can be life-threatening if it causes anaphylaxis. The term comes from two Greek words: ana (against) and phylaxis (protection).
Tachycardia, hypotension, significant bronchospasm, and urticaria should alert the anesthesiologist for anaphylaxis (6).
ISLAMABAD -- Symptoms of food-induced anaphylaxis in infants are less severe than in toddlers and older children, a new study said.
In a statement issued on Monday, it said that the only reaction caused by IPV is anaphylaxis but it happens soon after injection.
WEDNESDAY, March 21, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- The vast majority of school nurses report staff training on anaphylaxis and epinephrine availability, though barriers to implementation of food allergy policies exist, according to a study published in the March issue of the Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology.