Clinical conditions covered by the Immunology department

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Below is a list of clinical conditions covered by Greater Manchester Immunology Service. Also see the A-Z list of immunology tests we perform.

Allergy/hypersensitivity

  • Anaphylaxis
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Eczema
  • Bronchopulmonary eosinophilia
  • Conjunctivitis
  • Food allergy and intolerance
  • Rhinitis
  • Urticaria

Other hypersensitivity

  • Bronchopulmonary aspergillosis
  • Aspergilloma
  • Hypersensitivity pneumonitis
  • Bird fancier’s disease
  • Farmer’s lung
  • Coeliac disease

Organ specific autoimmunity

  • Adrenal failure
  • Chronic active hepatitis
  • Dermatitis herpetiformis
  • Dressler’s Syndrome
  • Gonadal failure
  • Liver autoimmunity
  • Pemphigus/Pemphigoid
  • Polyendocrine autoimmunity
  • Primary biliary cirrhosis
  • Primary sclerosing cholangitis
  • Thyroid disease

Obstetrics and gynaecology

  • Recurrent foetal loss
  • Gonadal failure

Infection and immunity

  • Screening for exposure to tuberculosis
  • HIV
  • Screening for primary immunodeficiency
  • Secondary cases of immunodeficiency
  • Acquired C1-inhibitor deficiency
  • Hereditary angioedema

Malignancy

  • Lymphoproliferative disorders
  • Acute and Chronic Leukaemias
  • Lymphoma

Neurology

  • Motor neuropathy
  • Myasthenia
  • Paraneoplastic syndromes

Renal disease

  • Goodpasture’s Syndrome
  • IgA nephropathies
  • Membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis
  • Necrotising crescentic glomerulonephritis
  • Nephrotic syndrome

Rheumatology

  • Polymyositis/Dermatomyositis
  • Primary anti-phospholipid antibody syndrome
  • Scleroderma/Systemic Sclerosis Screening
  • Sjögren’s syndrome
  • Systemic lupus Erythematosus

Vasculitis

  • Churg-Strauss
  • Henoch-Schönlein Purpura
  • Kawasaki’s syndrome
  • Microscopic polyarteritis
  • Primary systemic vasculitides
  • Small vessel (hypersensitivity) vasculitis
  • Wegener’s

(Last updated November 18th 2016)