Allergic reaction

Allergic reaction

(Science: immunology) The bodys response to an allergic stimulus. This can be localised to one area or generalised and may include: rash, itching, hives, swelling, difficulty breathing, and/or low blood pressure. Hypersensitivity reaction to a particular allergen; symptoms can vary greatly in intensity.


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