Allergy Medicine and Immunology is a branch of medicine that deals with allergies and immune system disorders. Allergic disorders include respiratory tract-related conditions such as asthma, skin-related conditions such as atopic or contact dermatitis and systemic disorders such as anaphylaxis. The immune system consists of cells, tissues, and organs such as the spleen, tonsils, lymph nodes and bone marrow, that work together to protect the body from infection. Autoimmune diseases and immunodeficiency disorders are two main categories of immune system diseases.
An Allergist – Immunologist is a medical doctor who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of allergic and immune system disorders.
The First Multidisciplinary Outpatient Clinic in Cyprus offering a “patient centeredness” multidisciplinary approach to healthcare where our patients can receive, as needed, a comprehensive evaluation and consensus medical opinion from several and relevant leading medical experts.
Our team of experts, as per the American Standards and Practices, review, discuss and evaluate the test results, diagnosis and design a treatment plan with the most appropriate specialist doctor, addressing each individual patient’s needs accordingly. Moreover, a second expert opinion can further be obtained, if required.
Examples include chronic granulomatous disease and primary immune diseases;
AIDS is a well-known condition that affects the immune system itself an immunodeficiency characterized by the suppression of CD4+ (“helper”) T cells, dendritic cells and macrophages by the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV).