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What is Allergic Rhinitis (Hay Fever)?
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What is allergic rhinitis?

Allergic rhinitis is a condition in which there are a group of symptoms that typically affect the nasal mucous membranes (these become itchy and inflamed) and also the eyes (these also become itchy and inflamed).

Allergic rhinitis is basically another name for hay fever.

Allergic rhinitis causes the body's immune system to over-react and cause an allergic reaction to specific non-infecting particles such as:


Some facts about allergic rhinitis


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  Last reviewed: 21 September 2007 || Last updated: 9 January 2009


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Disclaimer: This guide is not intended to be used for diagnostic or prescriptive purposes. For any treatment or diagnosis of illness, please see your doctor.


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