anaphylactoid

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anaphylactoid

 [an″ah-fi-lak´toid]
resembling anaphylaxis.
anaphylactoid reaction a reaction resembling generalized anaphylaxis but not caused by IgE-mediated allergic reaction but rather by a nonimmunologic mechanism.
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an·a·phy·lac·toid

(an'ă-fi-lak'toyd),
Resembling anaphylaxis but not IgE-mediated.
Synonym(s): pseudoanaphylactic
[anaphylaxis + G. eidos, resemblance]
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anaphylactoid

adjective Referring to a response that simulates one or more features of an anaphylactic reaction.
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an·a·phy·lac·toid

(an'ă-fi-lak'toyd)
Resembling anaphylaxis.
[anaphylaxis + G. eidos, resemblance]
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an·a·phy·lac·toid

(an'ă-fi-lak'toyd)
Resem-bling anaphylaxis.
[anaphylaxis + G. eidos, resemblance]
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