H1 and H2 Receptors in the Skin: Role in Chronic Urticaria
Author: Cristol, Joel L.
Source: Allergy and Asthma Proceedings, Volume 5, Number 4, Fall 1984 , pp. 334-337(4)
Publisher: OceanSide Publications, Inc
Abstract:A general review of urticaria is given with emphasis upon the classification, etiology and causative mechanisms of urticaria. Treatment modalities are then introduced for the various types of urticaria. Finally, a comprehensive discussion is presented concerning the role of H1 and H2 antagonists in the treatment of urticaria and a comparison is made between the various H1 and H2 antagonists currently available for therapy.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, Illinois
Publication date: Fall 1984
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