Accession Number : ADP003871

Title :   Immunologic Complications Associated with Thermal Injury,

Corporate Author : UTAH UNIV MEDICAL CENTER SALT LAKE CITY

Personal Author(s) : Ninnemann,J. L.

Report Date : 29 APR 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : In the following discussion, I have summarized some of our recent findings relating to the occurrence of depressed lymphocyte response in patients with major thermal injuries, with special emphasis on the participation of the prostaglandins. Evidence that plasma exchange may reverse this deficit in the lymphocyte response is being presented by Glenn Warden.

Descriptors :   *Immunology, *Radiation injuries, *Prostaglandin, Immunity, Lymphocytes, Thermal radiation, Burns(Injuries), Response(Biology), Patients, Symposia

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