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A Case of Autoimmune Progesterone Dermatitis Misdiagnosed as Allergic Contact Dermatitis

Lee MK, Lee WY, Yong SJ, Shin KC, Lee SN, Lee SJ, Lee JH, Kim SH

  • Allergy Asthma Immunol Res.
  • 2011 Apr;3(2):141-144.
  • doi: 10.4168/aair.2011.3.2.141
Autoimmune progesterone dermatitis is a rare autoimmune response to endogenous progesterone that usually occurs in fertile females. Cutaneous or mucosal lesions develop cyclically during the luteal phase of the menstrual...
A Rare Association Between Leukocyte Adhesion Deficiency Type I and Psoriasis in Humans

El-Sayed Z, El-Ghoneimy DH, Abd-Allah , Afifi HM

  • Allergy Asthma Immunol Res.
  • 2011 Apr;3(2):138-140.
  • doi: 10.4168/aair.2011.3.2.138
The beta2 integrins are expressed exclusively on leukocytes and participate in many immune and inflammatory processes. This subfamily comprises four heterodimeric glycoproteins with a common beta-subunit, designated beta2 (CD18). Spontaneous...
Absence of Hyper-Responsiveness to Methacholine after Specific Bronchial Provocation Tests in a Worker With Hydroxyapatite-Induced Occupational Asthma

Nam YH, Kim JI, Um SJ, Lee SK, Son CH

  • Allergy Asthma Immunol Res.
  • 2011 Apr;3(2):135-137.
  • doi: 10.4168/aair.2011.3.2.135
Hydroxyapatite is commonly used as a filler to replace amputated bone or as a coating to promote bone ingrowth into prosthetic implants. Many modern implants, such as hip replacements and...
New Sensitization to House Dust Mites in Cefteram-Induced Occupational Asthma: A Case Report

Jin HJ, Kim JE, Kim JH, Ye YM, Park HS

  • Allergy Asthma Immunol Res.
  • 2011 Apr;3(2):132-134.
  • doi: 10.4168/aair.2011.3.2.132
Occupational asthma (OA) can improve after cessation of exposure; however, some patients suffer from persistence or aggravation of their asthmatic symptoms. Here we report a case of a new sensitization...
Two Cases of H2-Receptor Antagonist Hypersensitivity and Cross-Reactivity

Song WJ, Kim MH, Lee SM, Kwon YE, Kim SH, Cho SH, Min KU, Kim YY, Chang YS

  • Allergy Asthma Immunol Res.
  • 2011 Apr;3(2):128-131.
  • doi: 10.4168/aair.2011.3.2.128
H2-receptor antagonists, such as cimetidine, ranitidine and famotidine, are some of the most commonly prescribed medications for gastric acid-related disorders. These compounds are generally well-tolerated and anaphylactic reactions to them...
Role of Toll-like Receptor 3 Variants in Aspirin-Exacerbated Respiratory Disease

Palikhe NS, Kim SH, Kim JH, Losol P, Ye YM, Park HS

  • Allergy Asthma Immunol Res.
  • 2011 Apr;3(2):123-127.
  • doi: 10.4168/aair.2011.3.2.123
PURPOSE: Although the mechanism of virus-induced, aspirin-exacerbated respiratory disease (AERD) is not known fully, direct activation of viral components through Toll-like receptor 3 (TLR3) has been suggested. TLR3 recognizes double-stranded...
Challenge Test Results in Patients With Suspected Penicillin Allergy, but No Specific IgE

Holm A, Mosbech H

  • Allergy Asthma Immunol Res.
  • 2011 Apr;3(2):118-122.
  • doi: 10.4168/aair.2011.3.2.118
PURPOSE: Patients with a history of allergic reaction to penicillin, but with no detectable specific IgE, are common and pose a dilemma. Challenge tests are considered to be the diagnostic...
Airway Measurement for Airway Remodeling Defined by Post-Bronchodilator FEV1/FVC in Asthma: Investigation Using Inspiration-Expiration Computed Tomography

Chae EJ, Kim TB, Cho YS, Park CS, Seo JB, Kim N, Moon HB

  • Allergy Asthma Immunol Res.
  • 2011 Apr;3(2):111-117.
  • doi: 10.4168/aair.2011.3.2.111
PURPOSE: Airway remodeling may be responsible for irreversible airway obstruction in asthma, and a low post-bronchodilator FEV1/FVC ratio can be used as a noninvasive marker of airway remodeling. We investigated...
Therapeutic Effects of Fermented Red Ginseng in Allergic Rhinitis: A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study

Jung JW, Kang HR, Ji GE, Park MS, Song WJ, Kim MH, Kwon JW, Kim TW, Park HW, Cho SH, Min KU

  • Allergy Asthma Immunol Res.
  • 2011 Apr;3(2):103-110.
  • doi: 10.4168/aair.2011.3.2.103
PURPOSE: Allergic rhinitis is clinically defined as a disorder of the nose induced by IgE mediated inflammation after allergen exposure of the nasal mucosa. Many reports have stated that Panax...
Pseudoceramide-Containing Physiological Lipid Mixture Reduces Adverse Effects of Topical Steroids

Kim HJ, Park HJ, Yun JN, Jeong SK, Ahn SK, Lee SH

  • Allergy Asthma Immunol Res.
  • 2011 Apr;3(2):96-102.
  • doi: 10.4168/aair.2011.3.2.96
PURPOSE: Various therapeutic approaches have been suggested for preventing or reducing the adverse effects of topical glucocorticoids, including skin barrier impairment. Previously, we have shown that impairment of skin barrier...
Long-term Efficacy of Intravenous Immunoglobulin Therapy for Moderate to Severe Childhood Atopic Dermatitis

Jee SJ, Kim JH, Baek HS, Lee HB, Oh JW

  • Allergy Asthma Immunol Res.
  • 2011 Apr;3(2):89-95.
  • doi: 10.4168/aair.2011.3.2.89
PURPOSE: The present study investigates the long-term effects of intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIg) therapy for the treatment of moderate to severe childhood atopic dermatitis (AD). Previous research indicates that IVIg can...
IL-33 and Airway Inflammation

Oboki K, Nakae S, Matsumoto , Saito H

  • Allergy Asthma Immunol Res.
  • 2011 Apr;3(2):81-88.
  • doi: 10.4168/aair.2011.3.2.81
Interleukin-33 (IL-33) is the 11th member of IL-1 cytokine family which includes IL-1 and IL-18. Unlike IL-1beta and IL-18, IL-33 is suggested to function as an alarmin that is released...
Gender-Specific Asthma Treatment

Choi IS

  • Allergy Asthma Immunol Res.
  • 2011 Apr;3(2):74-80.
  • doi: 10.4168/aair.2011.3.2.74
Because genetic characteristics vary among subjects, the therapeutic effects of a certain drug differ among patients with the same disease. For this reason, special interest has focused on tailored treatments....
The Atopic March: Progression from Atopic Dermatitis to Allergic Rhinitis and Asthma

Zheng T, Yu J, Oh MH, Zhu Z

  • Allergy Asthma Immunol Res.
  • 2011 Apr;3(2):67-73.
  • doi: 10.4168/aair.2011.3.2.67
Atopic dermatitis (AD) is an inflammatory disease characterized by pruritic skin lesions. The pathogenesis of AD may include disrupted epidermal barrier function, immunodysregulation, and IgE-mediated sensitization to food and environmental...
Use of Intravenous Immunoglobulin in the Treatment of Childhood Atopic Dermatitis

Sohn MH, Kim KE

  • Allergy Asthma Immunol Res.
  • 2011 Apr;3(2):65-66.
  • doi: 10.4168/aair.2011.3.2.65
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