One of the newest threats to this modern life is allergies, the science that deals with this is allergology and immunology. These two are the branches of medical science concerned with all the disorders that can affect the immune system. The body’s immune system fights infections that can be caused by bacteria, viruses, fungi and parasites. Allergy, is a symptom of the body’s hyper-sensitivity, it is another one of these disorders.
The allergists and clinical immunologists know about the various substances in the environment and in food that can trigger an allergy. Examples of allergic reactions include seasonal and perennial rhinitis (e.g. hay fever), skin disorders such as eczema and neurodermatitis, and metabolic disorders, where patients react to certain types of cereals with diarrhea, vomiting or by suffering damage to the mucous membrane of the intestine.
Our Medical Team, or the specialists you visit conduct a variety of blood and skin tests (e.g. a prick test) to diagnose an allergy. This is followed by treatment using appropriate medicines. You will also be advised on how you can protect yourself from allergies. Services are:
- Allergy blood testing
- Allergy skin testing
- Food intolerance testing
- Pulmonary function testing
- Treatment of allergy symptoms
- Lifestyle advice
Albert Szent-Györgyi Clinical Centre
The University of Szeged and the privately owned company, UNI-MED Szeged Medical Services Kft., signed a cooperation agreement in order to achieve in the area of patient care and providing market opportunities.
We warmly welcome you in our hospital. I would like to welcome you with great pleasure on behalf of every colleague of the Bajcsy-Zsilinszky Hospital. You are holding the second issue of the information booklet that was made necessary by the several changes and improvements that took place in the hospital.