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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The genetic polymorphisms of the CHI3L1 promoter are also responsible for the expression of YKL-40, which provides the evidence that this protein contributes to the atopic allergy [22].
"Similarly, sustained exposure to airborne chlorinated chemicals from swimming pools during childhood has been associated with the development of atopic allergy."