Saturday
September 20, 2014

Homework Help: biology

Posted by Anonymous on Wednesday, February 2, 2011 at 2:46pm.

Anaphylaxis is especially life threatening because it has the potential to cut off airways and breathing. What is the physiological response that allows anaphylaxis to occur? How and why does epinephrine (also known as adrenaline) counteract this response? Provide detail on the mechanism of action for this hormone.

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

Health - The most serious type of allergic reaction? a.atrial fibrillation b....
health - The most serious type of allergic reaction is A. atrial fibrillation. C...
Body Systems/Terminology - The most serious type of allergic reaction is A. ...
biology - I'm doing a paper on a case study. The man, John Doe, is 55 years old...
biology - What physiological response helped John to survive this heart attack?
Health (Ms. Sue) - 1. Explain the relationship between the key terms in each of ...
English - I forgot to include the following sentences. Thank you very much. 1) ...
Biology..eh:/ - If trypsin and chymotrypsin become activated within the ...
science biology - Does a slug breathe through gills, lungs or breathing hole? we...
Re: Plant biology - I'm doing a writing assignment on plant stress physiology. ...

Search
Members