delayed reaction

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delayed reaction

 
a reaction, such as an allergic reaction, occurring hours to days after exposure to an inducer.
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de·layed re·ac·tion

a local or generalized response that begins 24-48 hours after exposure to an antigen involving sensitized T cells. See: cell-mediated reaction.
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de·layed re·ac·tion

(dĕ-lād' rē-ak'shŭn)
A local or generalized immune response that begins 24-48 hours after exposure to an antigen.
See: cell-mediated reaction
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