allergic rhinitis


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allergic rhinitis

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(Medicine) pathol a technical name for hay fever
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Noun1.allergic rhinitis - rhinitis caused by an allergic reactionallergic rhinitis - rhinitis caused by an allergic reaction
coryza, rhinitis - an inflammation of the mucous membrane lining the nose (usually associated with nasal discharge)
hypersensitivity reaction - an inappropriate and excessive reaction to an allergen (as pollen or dust or animal hair or certain foods); severity ranges from mild allergy to severe systemic reactions leading to anaphylactic shock
hay fever, pollinosis - a seasonal rhinitis resulting from an allergic reaction to pollen
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They need to be used frequently and are not very effective in resolving most of the troublesome symptoms of allergic rhinitis.
Shirina Alsowaidi, Assistant Professor of Allergy and Immunology in Internal Medicine at UAE University, found that allergic rhinitis affects 36 percent of people in Al Ain, making the pollen-linked disease far more common than was previously predicted.
We should come together to increase the level of awareness about Allergic Rhinitis and address this issue on all forums.
While highlighting the burden, he said that Allergic Rhinitis reduces learning ability in children and 88% of pediatric AR patients have sleep disorders.
Studies have shown that the severity of AD, as well as comorbidity of AD and food allergy, are particular risk factors for asthma and allergic rhinitis.
Allergic rhinitis is a global health problem and is increasing in prevalence.
Material and Methods: Total 300 patients of allergic rhinitis were included in the study through non-probability convenience sampling and randomly divided in two groups of 150 each.
Of the major food allergens, allergy to peanut, milk and egg significantly predisposed children to asthma and allergic rhinitis," said lead researcher David Hill from The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) in the US, health news reported.
2011; Wegienka, Johnson, Havstad, Ownby, & Zoratti, 2010), the effects of pets on allergic rhinitis are still unclear (Lodrup Carlsen et al.
Eczema, asthma and allergic rhinitis are among the most common childhood medical conditions in the US," said lead researcher David A.
For allergic rhinitis, that means overreacting to dust mites, mold, animal dander (dead skin cells) and pollen.