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ID DOID:4481
Name allergic rhinitis
Definition A rhinitis that is an allergic inflammation and irritation of the nasal airways involving sneezing, runny nose, nasal congestion, itching and tearing of the eyes caused by exposure to an allergen such as pollen, dust, mold, animal dander and droppings of cockroaches or house dust mites.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Allergic_rhinitis, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhinitis, http://www.aaaai.org/patients/resources/easy_reader/rhinitis.pdf, http://www2.merriam-webster.com/cgi-bin/mwmednlm?book=Medical&va=allergic%20rhinitis
Xrefs

EFO:0003956

MESH:D065631

NCI:C34987

OMIM:607154

UMLS_CUI:C0002103

Alternateids

DOID:12089

DOID:14030

DOID:8241

DOID:8242

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Synonyms

atopic rhinitis [EXACT]

hay fever [EXACT]

Non-seasonal allergic rhinitis [EXACT]

Perenial allergic rhinitis [EXACT]

pollenosis [EXACT]

seasonal allergic rhinitis [EXACT]

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is_a rhinitis

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