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dander

 [dan´der]
small scales from the hair or feathers of animals, which may be a cause of allergy in sensitive persons.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

dan·der

(dan'dĕr),
1. A fine scaling of the skin and scalp.
See also: dandruff.
2. A normal effluvium of animal hair or coat capable of causing allergic responses in atopic persons.
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dander

(dăn′dər)
n.
Scurf from the coat or feathers of various animals, often of an allergenic nature.
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dander

 Desquamated epithelium, and a mixture of microorganisms, hair and sebum from domestic animals–dogs and cats, which evokes allergic reactions in atopic persons
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

dan·der

(dan'dĕr)
1. A fine scaling of the skin and scalp.
See also: dandruff
2. A normal effluvium of animal hair or coat capable of causing allergic responses in atopic people.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

dander

Small scales of animal skin, hair or feathers. Dander commonly cause allergic effects, especially ASTHMA.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005