Suplement do nr-u 2/2003
Symptomatologia chorób alergicznych oczu
Symptomatology of allergic diseases of the eye
Andrzej Stankiewicz, Marek Rękas
Klinika Okulistyczna Wojskowego Instytutu Medycznego w Warszawie Kierownik: prof. dr hab. med. Andrzej Stankiewicz
Summary: In this work symptoms of allergic diseases were shortly described. The meaning of mast cells, eosinophils and lymphocytes taking part in allergic reaction was presented. The cellular mechanisms which develop symptoms of allergic diseases of the eye were introduced. Histopathological changes of the eye which are clinically important were taken into consideration. The analysis of allergic symptoms of the eye gives important information.
Keywords: allergic diseases of the eye, pathophysiology, histopathology, clinical symptoms.