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allergist

 [al´er-jist]
a physician specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of allergic conditions.

al·ler·gist

(al'er-jist),
One who specializes in the treatment of allergies.

allergist

(ăl′ər-jĭst)
n.
A physician specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of allergies.

allergist

[al′ərjist]
a physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of allergic disorders.

allergist

A physician who is often trained in both internal medicine and clinical immunology, and manages patients with allergies; allergists specialise in allergy-induced asthma, stings, bites and sinusitis.

allergist

Immunology A physician, who is often trained in both internal medicine and clinical immunology and who manages Pts with allergies Meat & potatoes diseases Allergy-induced asthma, stings, bites, sinusitis Salary $137K + 12% bonus

al·ler·gist

(al'ĕr-jist)
A health care specialist in the treatment of allergies.
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