Dictionary » L » Local anaphylaxis

Local anaphylaxis

Local anaphylaxis

The immediate, transient kind of response that follows the injection of antigen (allergen) into the skin of a sensitised individual and is limited to the area surrounding the site of inoculation.

See: skin test.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 750 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link