Author(s): Raif Geha
Case Studies in Immunology, Sixth Edition, gifts main subjects of immunology via a collection of scientific circumstances that beef up and prolong the elemental science. The case histories illustrate very important issues concerning the mechanisms of immunity and describe immunological issues observed within the hospital. This re-creation vividly illustrates the significance of an working out of immunology in prognosis and treatment. Case Studies in Immunology highlights main not unusual issues of immunity, together with allergic reaction varieties I-IV, immune deficiencies, and autoimmune issues. Each case historical past is preceded through elementary medical details very important to working out the immunology in the back of the precise issues. An end-of-case abstract, questions, and dialogue issues conclude each and every case.
Case Studies in Immunology can be utilized as a stand-alone ebook, or as a scientific spouse along Janeway’s Immunobiology, Eighth Edition. A marginal icon in Janeway’s Immunobiology supplies the reader with a hyperlink to the related Case Study, the place the science is carried out in a scientific surroundings.
The ebook features a general of 53 circumstances. The Sixth Edition is widely revised and up to date and contains ten new circumstances:
Hyper IgE Syndrome
Warts, Hypogammaglobulinemia, Infections, and Myelokathexis (WHIM) Syndrome
Severe Congenital Neutropenia
Recurrent Herpes Simplex Encephalitis
Systemic Onset Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis