hypersensitization


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hypersensitization

 [hi″per-sen″sĭ-ti-za´shun]
the induction of hypersensitivity.

hy·per·sen·si·ti·za·tion

(hī'pĕr-sen'si-ti-zā'shŭn),
The immunologic process by which hypersensitivity is induced.

hypersensitization

[-sen′sitīzā′shən]
Etymology: Gk, hyper, excess; L, sentire, to feel
a state of increased reactivity or sensitivity to a stimulus.

hy·per·sen·si·ti·za·tion

(hī'pĕr-sen'si-tī-zā'shŭn)
The immunologic process by which hypersensitivity is induced.

hy·per·sen·si·ti·za·tion

(hī'pĕr-sen'si-tī-zā'shŭn)
The immunologic process by which hypersensitivity is induced.

hypersensitization (hī´pərsen´siti-zā´shən),

n the process of rendering abnormally sensitive or the condition of being abnormally sensitive.

hypersensitization

the induction of hypersensitivity.

Patient discussion about hypersensitization

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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