Histamine and Antihistamines
Published Online: Monday, March 10, 2014
Sara Anvari, MD, allergy/immunology fellow at Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics in Kansas City, Missouri, discusses the function of histamine in the immune response and treatment with antihistamines.
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