atopic allergy


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Related to atopic allergy: atopic dermatitis, Atopic syndrome, atopic disease
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Noun1.atopic allergy - an allergic reaction that becomes apparent in a sensitized person only minutes after contactatopic allergy - an allergic reaction that becomes apparent in a sensitized person only minutes after contact
allergic reaction, allergy - hypersensitivity reaction to a particular allergen; symptoms can vary greatly in intensity
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Similarly, sustained exposure to airborne chlorinated chemicals from swimming pools during childhood has been associated with the development of atopic allergy.
One patient had severe underlying disease (congenital immunodeficiency) and had upper respiratory tract illness with fever, another had a family history of atopic allergy, and pneumonia was diagnosed.