The term allergen immunotherapy is usually used instead of desensitization because the immunologic basis for this form of treatment is currently unknown.
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Several months ago, another HealthCentral expert, Dr. James Thompson, wrote an excellent comparison of subcutaneous immunotherapy, SCIT for... Read more »
With all of the talk about peanut immunotherapy these days, you'd think that the cure for these life-threatening allergies was right around... Read more »
Many publications about sublingual immunotherapy (SLIT) have been cited in recent years. Sublingual immunotherapy is widely used in Europe... Read more »
Although allergy pills such as anti-histamines treat the usual symptoms of allergies such as a runny nose, itchy eyes and sneezing, they do... Read more »