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Allergic rhinitis

Allergic rhinitis

(Science: immunology) An inflammatory response in the nasal passages to an allergic stimulus. Often includes: nasal congestion, sneesing, runny or itchy nose.


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... quite clear that they do not consider non-IgE hypersensitivity to be allergic. On that topic, if it isn't allergy, what can we call it? "Intolerance" ... reactions ever produce the typical allergic symtpoms such as allergic rhinitis, urticaria, watering eyes and what not? And does it ...

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by Revenged
Fri Nov 16, 2007 7:15 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Allergy questions
Replies: 18
Views: 15032

Allergy questions

... quite clear that they do not consider non-IgE hypersensitivity to be allergic. On that topic, if it isn't allergy, what can we call it? "Intolerance" ... reactions ever produce the typical allergic symtpoms such as allergic rhinitis, urticaria, watering eyes and what not? And does it ...

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by aharown07
Thu Nov 15, 2007 10:31 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Allergy questions
Replies: 18
Views: 15032

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... scratching his head. Finally he referred me to an allergist, and I was allergic (delayed reaction type IgG) to quite a few foodstuffs and molds, ... like a runny nose, congestion, or whatever else is associated with the rhinitis type allergies. Although I did notice that the veins on my arms ...

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by painBrake
Mon Apr 09, 2007 5:37 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sugar Allergy
Replies: 76
Views: 252575

Allergies

... mast-cell activation. This is directed to soluble antigen. Example: allergic rhinitis, asthma, systemic anaphylaxis. I'll add a little here..IgE is also drawed out when ...

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by victor
Mon Feb 06, 2006 10:28 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Allergies
Replies: 3
Views: 2586

Allergies

... mast-cell activation. This is directed to soluble antigen. Example: allergic rhinitis, asthma, systemic anaphylaxis. The allergic reaction is various, from rash to systemic ...

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by Dr.Stein
Mon Feb 06, 2006 6:32 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Allergies
Replies: 3
Views: 2586


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