- Use of immunotherapy in the management of presumed anaphylaxis to the deer flyTodd M Hrabak
Department of Internal Medicine, USAF Medical Center Keesler AFB, Mississippi 39534, USA
Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 90:351-4. 2003..Anaphylactic reactions to biting insects are generally thought to be rare events. Diagnostic and therapeutic standards for these events are not well documented in the literature...
- Physical urticariaJohn P Dice
Department of Allergy and Immunology, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, 2200 Bergquist Drive, Suite 1, San Antonio, TX 78236, USA
Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 24:225-46, vi. 2004..This article covers the following types of physical urticarias: dermatographism, cholinergic urticaria, local heat urticaria, exercise-induced anaphylaxis, vibratory angioedema, solar urticaria, and aquagenic urticaria...
- Prevalence of positive skin test responses to 53 allergens in patients with rhinitis symptomsChristopher W Calabria
Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, Texas 78236, USA
Allergy Asthma Proc 28:442-8. 2007..Grasses, mountain cedar, and dust mites were the most common allergens. Although performed in a military population, these results should be applicable to many allergy practices...
- Exhaled breath condensate pH in the evaluation of asthmaChristopher Coop
59 Medical Wing MMIA, Lackland AFB, Texas 78236 2300, USA
Allergy Asthma Proc 29:51-4. 2008..34-7.18). There was, however, some overlap of the EBC pH values between the two groups. The measurement of EBC pH did show a significant mean difference between asthmatic and nonasthmatic patients in a military recruit population...