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Title Manual of allergy and immunology / edited by Glenn J. Lawlor, Jr., Thomas J. Fischer, Daniel C. Adelman.
Imprint Boston : Little, Brown, [1995]
Edition Third edition.

Series Little, Brown spiral manual.
Subject Allergy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Immunology -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Allergy and Immunology.
Alt Name Lawlor, Glenn J.
Fischer, Thomas J.
Adelman, Daniel C.
Description xvi, 590 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Edition Third edition.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 0316516813
OCLC # 30893855
Table of Contents
 Contributing Authors 
1Introduction to the Immune System / Daniel C. Adelman, Hemant H. Kesarwala, Thomas J. Fischer1
2Immediate Hypersensitivity: Approach to Diagnosis / Daniel C. Adelman, Andrew Saxon18
3Aeroallergens and Environmental Factors / Robert W. Ausdenmoore, Michelle B. Lierl40
4Basic Principles of Therapy for Allergic Disease / Thomas J. Fischer, Kevin P. O'Brien, Gregory N. Entis51
5Allergy of the Upper Respiratory Tract / Michelle B. Lierl94
6Allergic and Immunologic Disorders of the Eye / Leonard Bielory112
7Asthma / Glenn J. Lawlor, Jr., Donald P. Tashkin121
8Immunologic Diseases of the Lung / Michael D. Roth, Eric C. Kleerup, Henry Gong, Jr.181
9Allergic Diseases of the Skin / Anne W. Lucky, C. G. Toby Mathias205
10Urticaria and Angioedema / Sanford M. Goldstein228
11Anaphylaxis / Glenn J. Lawlor, Jr., Howard M. Rosenblatt244
12Insect Allergy / Thomas J. Fischer, Glenn J. Lawlor, Jr.253
13Drug Allergy / Michael H. Mellon, Michael Schatz, Roy Patterson262
14Food Allergy / Michael K. Farrell, Brett V. Kettelhut290
15Rheumatic Diseases / Daniel J. Wallace, Allan L. Metzger, Robert F. Ashman303
16Immunohematology / Lloyd E. Damon353
17Transplantation Immunology: Histocompatibility Testing and the HLA System in Humans / Beth W. Colombe381
18Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases / Alan P. Knutsen, Thomas J. Fischer397
19Human Immunodeficiency Virus Disease and Related Opportunistic Infections / David N. Chernoff425
20Diagnostic Immunology / Thomas A. Fleisher, Doris G. Gracy446
21Immunization and Immunoprophylaxis / Hemant Kesarwala460
22Immunologic Methods Useful in the Diagnosis of Infectious Disease / Hemant Kesarwala, Jeffrey L. Kishiyama483
 Appendix I A. Nomogram for Estimation of Body Surface Area505
 Appendix I B. Nomogram for Predicting the Optimum Tidal Volume from the Breathing Frequency, Body Weight, and Sex of the Patient506
 Appendix II A. Examination of Nasal Secretions507
 Appendix II B. Examination of Nasal of Conjunctive Epithelium Specimens / Alfredo A. Jalowayski, Robert S. Zeiger508
 Appendix III Total Eosinophil Count511
 Appendix IV Normal Serum IgE Values for Age, by PRIST Technique512
 Appendix V Levels of Immunoglobulins in Sera of Normal Subjects, by Age513
 Appendix VI Important Pollens and Molds in the United States and Canada A. Principal Pollens, by Region / Joseph L. McGerity516
 Appendix VI Important Pollens and Molds in the United States and Canada B. Incidence of Individual Molds in the United States / Joseph L. McGerity530
 Appendix VII Normal Pulmonary Values A. Normal Pulmonary Function in Adult Men533
 Appendix VII Normal Pulmonary Values B. Normal Pulmonary Function in Adult Women534
 Appendix VII Normal Pulmonary Values C. Normal Lung Volumes for Male Children535
 Appendix VII Normal Pulmonary Values D. Normal Lung Volumes for Female Children536
 Appendix VII Normal Pulmonary Values E. Normal Pulmonary Flow Rates for Male and Female Children537
 Appendix VIII Oxygen Values A. Prediction Equation for Arterial PO[subscript 2]538
 Appendix VIII Oxygen Values B. Normal Oxygen Dissociation Curves in Humans538
 Appendix IX Growth Charts A. NCHS Percentiles for Length and Weight for Age, Boys, Birth to 36 Months540
 Appendix IX Growth Charts B. NCHS Percentiles for Weight for Length, Boys, Less Than 4 Years, and for Head Circumference, Boys, Birth to 36 Months541
 Appendix IX Growth Charts C. NCHS Percentiles for Length and Weight for Age, Girls, Birth to 36 Months542
 Appendix IX Growth Charts D. NCHS Percentiles for Weight for Length, Girls, Less Than 4 Years, and for Head Circumference, Girls, Birth to 36 Months543
 Appendix IX Growth Charts E. NCHS Percentiles for Stature and Weight for Age, Boys, 2 to 18 Years544
 Appendix IX Growth Charts F. NCHS Percentiles for Stature and Weight for Age, Girls, 2 to 18 Years545
 Appendix X Allergy Elimination Diets A. Cow's Milk-free Diet546
 Appendix X Allergy Elimination Diets B. Egg-free Diet548
 Appendix X Allergy Elimination Diets C. Wheat-free Diet550
 Appendix X Allergy Elimination Diets D. Gluten-free Diet553
 Appendix X Allergy Elimination Diets E. Soy-free Diet555
 Appendix X Allergy Elimination Diets F. Corn-free Diet557
 Appendix X Allergy Elimination Diets G. Foods Often Containing Tartrazine559
 Appendix X Allergy Elimination Diets H. Common Substances That Contain or May Contain Sulfiting Agents559
 Appendix XI Antibodies Reactive to Human Tissue Used in Medical Diagnosis561
 Appendix XII Manufacturers of Allergenic Extracts for Diagnosis and Treatment563
 Appendix XIII Commercial Sources for Environmental Control Products564
 Appendix XIV Professional and Nonprofessional Organizations for Resource Information and Educational Programs565

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