A flow cytometric study about the immunopathology of vernal keratoconjuctivitis


Avunduk A., Avunduk M., Dayanir V., Tekelioglu Y., Dayioglu Y.

JOURNAL OF ALLERGY AND CLINICAL IMMUNOLOGY, vol.101, no.6, pp.821-824, 1998 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 101 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 1998
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s0091-6749(98)70310-0
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF ALLERGY AND CLINICAL IMMUNOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.821-824

Abstract

Background: Vernal keratoconjunctivitis (VKC) is a bilateral seasonal conjunctival inflammation. Exact pathogenesis of the disease is unknown, but some evidences suggest T-H lymphocyte-mediated immune reactions.