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Term:
Environmental Illness (DOID:9003858)
Annotations: Rat: (3) Mouse: (3) Human: (3) Chinchilla: (2) Bonobo: (3) Dog: (2) Squirrel: (2) Pig: (3)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
acute allergic mucoid otitis media 
acute allergic sanguinous otitis media 
acute allergic serous otitis media 
Allergic Seminal Vulvovaginitis 
allergic urticaria 
aspergillosis +   
Delayed Hypersensitivity +   
drug allergy +   
Environmental Illness +   
A polysymptomatic condition believed by clinical ecologists to result from immune dysregulation induced by common foods, allergens, and chemicals, resulting in various physical and mental disorders. The medical community has remained largely skeptical of the existence of this 'disease', given the plethora of symptoms attributed to environmental illness, the lack of reproducible laboratory abnormalities, and the use of unproven therapies to treat the condition. (From Segen, Dictionary of Modern Medicine, 1992)
erythema multiforme +   
extrinsic asthma +   
gastrointestinal allergy +   
hypersensitivity reaction type III disease +   
Immediate Hypersensitivity +   
latex allergy  
Loeffler syndrome 
metal allergy +  
pleural tuberculosis +   
Preconception Injuries 
respiratory allergy +   
Sweet syndrome  
Wissler-Fanconi syndrome 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Environmental Hypersensitivities ;   Environmental Hypersensitivity ;   Environmental Illnesses
Primary IDs: MESH:D018876 ;   RDO:0007230
Definition Sources: MESH:D018876

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