sensitization

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Related to autoerythrocyte sensitization: morsicatio buccarum, painful bruising syndrome, psychogenic purpura, dermatitis artefacta
  • noun

Synonyms for sensitization

the state of being sensitive (as to an antigen)

(psychology) the process of becoming highly sensitive to specific events or situations (especially emotional events or situations)

rendering an organism sensitive to a serum by a series of injections

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Autoerythrocyte sensitization syndrome: a form of painful purpura with positive intracutaneous test.
Autoerythrocyte sensitization (Gardner-Diamond syndrome) in men: a case report and review of the literature.
H Autoerythrocyte sensitization syndrome in a male patient with transfusion-dependent [beta]-thalassemia major.
Campbell AN, Freedman MH, McClure PD: Autoerythrocyte sensitization.
Ingber A, Alcalay J, Feuerman EJ: Autoerythrocyte sensitization (Gardner-Diamond syndrome) in men: A case report and review of the literature.
Hersle K, Mobacken H: Autoerythrocyte sensitization syndrome (painful bruising syndrome).