segment_61 - Chapter 12 Over-reactions of the Immune System

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Type II hypersensitivity reactions Type II  hypersensitivity  reactions are caused  by antibodies specific  for altered  components of human  cells Chapter 12 © Garland Science 2009 Over-reactions of the Immune System
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To avoid type II hypersensitivity reactions in  blood transfusion, donors and recipients are  matched for ABO antigens Chapter 12 © Garland Science 2009 Over-reactions of the Immune System
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Type II, III, and IV hypersensitivity reactions Type III hypersensitivity reactions are caused  by immune complexes formed from IgG and  soluble antigens Systemic disease caused by immune  complexes can follow the administration of  large quantities of soluble antigens Chapter 12 © Garland Science 2009 Over-reactions of the Immune System
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Type II, III, and IV hypersensitivity reactions Inhaled antigens can cause type III  hypersensitivity reactions Type IV hypersensitivity reactions are 
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This note was uploaded on 04/27/2010 for the course MMG 451 taught by Professor Brooks during the Spring '08 term at Michigan State University.

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segment_61 - Chapter 12 Over-reactions of the Immune System

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