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Definition of «Anaphylaxis»

Anaphylaxis: Allergic reaction. In severe cases, this can include potentially deadly anaphylactic shock.

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  • anaphylaxis: Definition from Answers.com

    n. Hypersensitivity especially in animals to a substance, such as foreign protein or a drug, that is caused by exposure to a foreign substance after a preliminary ...

  • Anaphylaxis - PubMed Health

    Anaphylaxis is a severe, whole-body allergic reaction to a chemical that has become an allergen. After being exposed to a substance such as bee sting venom ...

  • Anaphylaxis (Severe Allergic Reaction) Symptoms, Causes ...

    Read about anaphylaxis (severe allergic reaction) causes (insect stings, latex allergy, food allergy, medication allergy) symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.

  • Anaphylaxis: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

    Anaphylaxis is a life-threatening type of allergic reaction. Causes Anaphylaxis is a severe, whole-body allergic reaction to a chemical that has become an ...

  • Anaphylaxis

    Portier and Richet first coined the term anaphylaxis in 1902 when a second vaccinating dose of sea anemone toxin caused a dog’s death.

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