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allergic

 [al-ler´jik]
pertaining to or having an allergy.
allergic reaction a local or general reaction characterized by altered reactivity of the animal body to an antigenic substance; see also allergy.

al·ler·gic

(ă-ler'jik),
Relating to any response stimulated by an allergen.

allergic

(ə-lûr′jĭk)
adj.
1. Of, characterized by, or caused by an allergy: an allergic reaction to airborne pollen.
2. Having an allergy: allergic children; highly allergic to penicillin.
3. Informal Having a dislike; averse: allergic to work.

allergic

adjective Pertaining to, caused or affected by an allergy. Cf Allergenic.

al·ler·gic

(ă-lĕr'jik)
Relating to any response stimulated by an allergen.

al·ler·gic

(ă-lĕr'jik)
Relating to any response stimulated by an allergen.

Patient discussion about allergic

Q. ALLERGIES what are they,who gets them,are they caused by pollen and food?

A. Allergy is the exaggerated and out-of-place reaction of the immune system to external substances or stimuli that are not harmful to the body, so the reaction actually damages the body instead of helping it.

The may be pollen and foods, as well as insect stings, drugs and almost any other substances.

You may read more here:
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/allergy.html
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/allergy/AA99999

Q. what is the most common allergy? is it dust allergy?

A. thanks, I've heard of a new allergy treatment and trying to learn some more about the different kinds...

Q. what are the symptoms of Allergy?

A. from you question i understand that you think you might developed an allergy. so here is a web page with couple of videos explaining about allergies:
http://www.healthline.com/video/allergies

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Doctors said that he was responding well to treatment.he 60-year-old actor, who suffered from viral fever and exhaustion recently, was admitted to SRMU days after he was discharged from another hospital where he had been treated for allergic bronchitis and viral fever.
Though invisible to the naked eye, dust mites are famous for triggering allergic reactions ( especially if you suffer from asthma or allergic bronchitis).
Rajinikanth, who suffered from viral fever and exhaustion recently, was admitted to SRMU at suburban Porur days after he was discharged from another hospital where he had been treated for allergic bronchitis and viral fever.