atopic allergy

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Related to atopic allergy: atopic dermatitis, Atopic syndrome, atopic disease
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Synonyms for atopic allergy

an allergic reaction that becomes apparent in a sensitized person only minutes after contact

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When this substitution occurs in both alleles in one individual, it is associated with less evidence of atopic allergy including asthma, fewer abnormal skin test responses, and a lower serum total IgE.
The syndrome, caused by chemical substances used in building materials for houses, includes atopic allergy such as dermatitis, a skin disorder characterized by inflammation, itching and scaling, and asthma, headaches, nausea and fits of coughing.
By age group, many housewives in their 20s and 30s said they suffer from atopic allergy of their children, which placed second, while for those in their 60s, respiratory illnesses such as coughing and asthma placed third in the list.
Doctors have diagnosed his condition as a severe atopic allergy which includes chronic eczema, a range of food allergies and allergic reactions to thousands of household items.
Diagnostic Products Corporation (NYSE:DP) offers a new allergy screen for the qualitative detection of IgE antibodies specific to inhalant allergens in serum, as an aid in the differential diagnosis of atopic allergy.