irritation


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an instance of being irritated, as in a part of the body

Synonyms for irritation

a sudden outburst of anger

(pathology) abnormal sensitivity to stimulation

the neural or electrical arousal of an organ or muscle or gland

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an uncomfortable feeling of mental painfulness or distress

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unfriendly behavior that causes anger or resentment

the act of troubling or annoying someone

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CAUSES OF THROAT MUCUS SINUSITIS If you have chronic sinusitis (inflammation of the sinuses), and the sinuses have a lot of mucus within them, then some of it can flow out and backwards, down your throat, in what is called post-nasal drip, causing irritation at the throat.
Foreign bodies - Something could be in the eye, possibly hiding under the third eyelid and could be a source of chronic irritation.
The drug should not cause irritation or allergy [16].
2) Watery eyes caused by excessive tearing, not from crying, but from irritation or inflammation of the surface of the eye;
OECD 439: in vitro skin irritation (revised in 2013)
The outcome measures were acne severity; dryness, peeling, and erythema; and overall irritation.
It's thought that spending time in certain buildings, most commonly open-plan offices, can result in a range of symptoms, including headaches, dizziness, nausea, fatigue, eye and skin irritation - which then improve when you leave the building.
Sodium lauryl sulfate, phenol, histamine and sandpaper irritation models were used.
In contrast to corrosion, primary skin irritation is defined as the generation of reversible damage to skin following the applications of a test substance.
If not handled correctly it can cause burning eyes, skin irritation, dizziness and vomiting.
PolyOne GLS Thermoplastic Elastomers, the TPE division of PolyOne, has announced that its Versaflex CE 3620 material meets all ISO 10993-10:2010 testing requirements with no signs of skin irritation, results it says will support the material in design choices for the wearable consumer electronics segment.
We undertook this study to examine the nature of debris and the microbial flora of ears of hearing aid users as well as evaluate the determinant factors of ear irritation in this population.
Many of my patients use Crisco prior to exercise and other activities because it tends to protect them from irritation.
There was an odour in the passenger cabin as well, with some passengers reporting light throat irritation, the report by the Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) said.
M2 EQUITYBITES-April 5, 2013-Kane Biotech's DispersinB-Gentamicin combination wound gel spray passes primary skin irritation tests(C)2013 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.