Medical Dictionary: Dust allergies


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Dust allergies: Another name for Dust mite allergies.
Dust allergies (condition): Allergy to dust mites in household dust.

Dust allergies: Dust mite allergy is an allergy to a microscopic organism that lives in the dust that is found in all dwellings and workplaces. Dust mites are perhaps the most common cause of perennial allergic rhinitis. Dust mite allergy usually produces symptoms similar to pollen allergy and also can produce symptoms of asthma.1

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Footnotes:
1. excerpt from Something in the Air Airborne Allergens: NIAID

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