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IgE

abbr.
immunoglobulin E

IgE

Abbreviation for immunoglobulin E.

IgE

Immunoglobulin class E, an antibody class concerned with immediate hypersensitivity reactions, such as hay fever (ALLERGIC RHINITIS). IgE has an affinity for cell surfaces and is commonly found on MAST CELLS.

Immunoglobulin E (IgE)

A type of protein in blood plasma that acts as an antibody to activate allergic reactions. About 50% of patients with allergic disorders have increased IgE levels in their blood serum.
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It is well known that, in GAA, specific as well as total IgE and other specific immunoglobulin isotype levels depend upon the time interval elapsed (TI) between the acute parasitic episode and the obtaining of the serum sample [5].
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The association between migraine and allergy may be based on IgE mediation, and histamine release also plays an important role.
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Specific IgE testing: objective evidence of sensitization aids diagnosis and treatment decisions.
These patients are different from autosomal dominant hyper IgE syndrome as they do not have the skeletal tissue and connective tissue abnormalities but have increased neurological symptoms, features of autoimmunity and viral skin infections1,2.
To conclude, omalizumab appears to work quite well in pediatric patients, and also in adult patients without extremely elevated IgE levels, and especially in those with no filaggrin gene mutations.
It has been reported that IgE production is tightly controlled by a balance between T helper type1 (Th1) and T helper type2 (Th2) cytokines, interleukin (IL) 4 and 13 being involved in the immunological switching towards IgE production.
Results: Ninety-two of the ninety-six patients were detected as serum IgE positive (positive rate: 95.83%).
In this study, immunoglobulin E (IgE) aptamer and a liquid-gate FET structure are used to detect IgE protein, and detection is achieved due to the changes in charge distribution in the electrolyte, which occurs upon binding of IgE to the IgE aptamer.
Adegboye Akintunde held meeting with Muyiwa Ige, where all issues were resolved, while the warrant of arrest order was attributed to communication gap.
At 4 years old, he presented with a large anterior fontanelle, low-set ears, bushy eyebrows, synophrys, shallow orbit, mild proptosis, hypertelorism, flat nasal bridge, micrognathia, downslanted palpebral fissures, short neck, stubby fingers, and joint hypermobility [Figure 1]a and [Figure 1]c; and his immunoglobulin E (IgE) increased (no exact data), but without allergic symptom.{Figure 1}