Hugh Sampson, Author at Cancer Therapy Advisor

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Anaphylaxis

OVERVIEW: Are you sure your patient has anaphylaxis? What are the typical findings for this disease? Anaphylaxis is a serious multisystem allergic reaction that has a rapid onset and is potentially life-threatening. The cutaneous, gastrointestinal tract, respiratory, and cardiovascular systems are commonly affected. Cutaneous symptoms include pruritus, flushing, urticaria, and angioedema. Gastrointestinal tract symptoms include…

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