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Urticaria: from nettle stings to autoimmunity (HD)

I describe the basic pathogenesis of urticaria. I show how nettle stings (urtica) produce architecturally similar lesions, and how a variety of factors can activate mast cells, leading to…

From  Jonathan Rees 3 Years ago 0 likes 154 views 0  

Problems with gloves?

Surgical or similar gloves worn in health care bring many advantages. They also cause dermatological problems in a significant proportion of users. What sort of problems, and how do we approach the…

From  Jonathan Rees 3 Years ago 0 likes 71 views 0