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Related to pollinosis: hay fever


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.
See also: Disease and Illness
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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Under the agreement, Astellas is responsible for developing and commercializing JRC2-LAMP-vax in Japan, where Japanese red cedar pollinosis is endemic.
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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).
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