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Type IV Hypersensitivity

Type IV Hypersensitivity: Introduction

Type IV Hypersensitivity: Type IV hypersensitivity is an exaggerated response by the body's immune system upon exposure to a particular substance which results in some sort of adverse effect on the body. The immune system response is mediated by T-cells. Symptoms are delayed - usually days after the exposure. There are a number of different manifestations that can occur. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Type IV Hypersensitivity is available below.

Symptoms of Type IV Hypersensitivity

Treatments for Type IV Hypersensitivity

  • There is no cure. Treatment is aimed at managing symptoms: avoiding allergen, steroids, cyclosporine and immunotherapy
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Causes of Type IV Hypersensitivity

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Type IV Hypersensitivity

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  1. Type IV Hypersensitivity: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Home Testing

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