allergic rhinitis

noun

Definition of allergic rhinitis

: rhinitis caused by exposure to an allergen especially : hay fever

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Recent Examples on the Web The progression of skin allergies to asthma and allergic rhinitis is called the allergic or atopic march. Scientific American, "Researchers Optimistic About Breaking Stride Of The Atopic March," 26 Aug. 2019 And there are a few studies that show that butterbur may be helpful for those suffering from hay fever (allergic rhinitis). Adele Jackson-gibson, Good Housekeeping, "9 Most Effective Natural Remedies to Treat Seasonal Allergies, According to Experts," 24 Mar. 2020 The march started with atopic dermatitis, asthma and allergic rhinitis, and then scientists added food allergies. Scientific American, "Researchers Optimistic About Breaking Stride Of The Atopic March," 26 Aug. 2019 The researchers also examined which children were later diagnosed with an allergy such as food allergy, anaphylaxis, asthma, atopic dermatitis, allergic rhinitis, allergic conjunctivitis or contact dermatitis. Jacqueline Howard, CNN, "Antibiotics in infancy tied to allergies in childhood, new research suggests," 20 Dec. 2019 Effect of Lactobacillus paracasei ST11 on a nasal provocation test with grass pollen in allergic rhinitis. Enea Rezzonico, Scientific American, "Nestlé's research on nutrition and the human gut microbiome," 17 Feb. 2015 The original description of the atopic march included only atopic dermatitis, asthma and allergic rhinitis. Scientific American, "Researchers Optimistic About Breaking Stride Of The Atopic March," 26 Aug. 2019 This gene carries three possible conditions — allergic rhinitis (seasonal allergies), atopic dermatitis and asthma. Maureen Langley, Post-Tribune, "Experts: Indiana's allergy season worse than usual this year," 3 July 2018 Most people only have one, but allergic rhinitis can develop into having all three conditions, McCormack said. Maureen Langley, Post-Tribune, "Experts: Indiana's allergy season worse than usual this year," 3 July 2018

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1921, in the meaning defined above

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“Allergic rhinitis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/allergic%20rhinitis. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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allergic rhinitis

noun

Medical Definition of allergic rhinitis

: rhinitis caused by exposure to an allergen especially : hay fever

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