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also pol·len·o·sis  (pŏl′ə-nō′sĭs)


(ˌpɒlɪˈnəʊsɪs) or


(Pathology) pathol a technical name for hay fever

hay′ fe`ver

rhinitis affecting the mucous membranes of the eyes and respiratory tract, caused by specific pollens.


hay f ever.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pollinosis - a seasonal rhinitis resulting from an allergic reaction to pollenpollinosis - a seasonal rhinitis resulting from an allergic reaction to pollen
allergic rhinitis - rhinitis caused by an allergic reaction
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Current cat ownership may be associated with the lower prevalence of atopic dermatitis, allergic rhinitis, and Japanese cedar pollinosis in schoolchildren in Himeji, Japan.
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Anaphylaxis to honey in pollinosis to mugwort: a case report.
Prevalence of Artemisia species pollinosis in western Poland: impact of climate change on aerobiological trends, 1995-2004.
We are very excited to partner with Immunomic Therapeutics and we hope that we will deliver to patients a safe and game-changing therapeutic approach with a short administration period for Japanese red cedar pollinosis, from which almost one-quarter of the population in Japan are suffering.
Plant food allergy is more common in patients with pollinosis than in the general population [15].
Cryptomeria japonica, a coniferous species in Taxodiaceae and a major cause of pollinosis in Japan, produces orbicules (e.
Pollinosis in Japan before the discovery of Japanese cedar pollinosis
Birch and ragweed pollinosis north of Milan: a model to investigate the effects of exposure to "new" airborne allergens.
DISCUSSION: The principle indications for the use of second generation H1 receptor antagonists are in the treatment of disease with inflammatory component like allergic rhinitis, conjunctivitis, idiopathic urticarial and diseases of allergic nature like hayfever (24), pollinosis (25), dermographism (26) and atopic eczema (27).
Nevertheless, no connections were found between the levels of IgE and histamine caused by anti IgE antibody in healthy people as well as in patients with pollinosis (21, 22).