Joseph H. Butterfield, MD, FAAAAI

Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Melody C. Carter, MD, FAAAAI

National Institutes of Health/NIAID/LAD, Bethesda, MD

Marco Cicardi, MD

University of Milan, Milan, Italy

Kirk M. Druey, MD


Paneez Khoury, MD, MHS

Human Eosinophil Section
Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD

Bruce L. Zuraw, MD, FACAAI

Professor of Medicine
Chair, Section of Allergy & Immunology
Director, Allergy and Immunology Training Program
University of California, San Diego School of Medicine
San Diego, California

Accredited by

American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology

Course Description

Upon completion of this session, participants should be able to:
1. Describe uncommon causes of anaphylaxis-type symptoms and angioedema, including HAE, Gleich syndrome, familial tryptasemia/mast cell activation syndromes, idiopathic anaphylaxis and the systemic capillary leak syndrome
2. Describe the cutting-edge research regarding the biology of rarer causes of anaphylactic symptoms and angioedema
3. Discuss how this new information can be applied to understanding anaphylactoid symptoms in humans and how these cell types can potentially be modulated to treat patients

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME / CE
Credit Amount:2.50 Credits
Release Date:2016-Jun-01
Expiration Date:2018-May-31
Estimated Time for Completion:2 hours and 30 minutes
Registration Required:Yes
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