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Hospital CIMA Barcelona

ADULT AND PAEDIATRIC MEDICAL SPECIALISMS

Allergology and Immunology Department

This is the medical specialism responsible for diagnosing and treating pathologies caused by allergies. An allergy is hypersensitivity to a certain substance which can be ingested, inhaled or touched producing a reaction with some characteristic symptoms. This allergic reaction can be triggered in 4 main components:

  • Allergen: Substance causing the allergy.
  • Immunoglobulin e (IgE): Antibody produced by the immune system in response to the allergen.
  • Mast cells: Special cells found on the skin and in the mucus organs (nose, eyes, mouth), full of histamine granules.
  • Histamine: Substance released in the allergic process and which is responsible for the symptoms of the allergy.

 

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