Hypersensitivity reaction

Dr Henry Knipe et al.

Hypersensitivity reactions are the immunological response to both exogenous and endogenous antigens, and forms the basis for many diseases. 

Pathology

Classification

There are four types of hypersensitivity reactions, each mediated by a different mechanism 1-4:

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Article information

rID: 42704
Section: Pathology
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Hypersenstivity reactions

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