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weal

1
a raised mark on the surface of the body produced by a blow

weal

2
Obsolete the state
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2,3 When autologous serum is injected intradermally in these patients, an immediate wheal and flare reaction is observed and this forms the basis for autologous serum skin test (ASST), a simple screening test to identify these patients.
They also found that development of peanut allergy was generally associated with subjects who both displayed larger wheals on the skin prick test and had a lower ratio of IgG4 to IgE antibodies.
Effect of humor on allergen-induced wheal reactions.
A This is a really irritating condition consisting of an itchy rash with red wheals, in some cases lasting many months.
Five days of Maguire's punishment handed down by the Doncaster stewards a week last Wednesday were for leaving wheals on his mount Cool Mission's hide, and two were for excessive use of the whip.
Wheals measuring [greater than or equal to] 13 mm for eggs and [greater than or equal to] 12.
Policing I remember looking at the wheals on my backside.
Each patient has an individual critical temperature threshold: that is, the highest temperature that elicits wheals.
In skin prick allergy tests they found the participants developed wheals on their arms twice as big when highly stressed as when they were unstressed.
multi-spoke chrome wheals and boasts a list of upper-end features that includes tri-zone auto climate control, heated and cooled 14-way power front seats, Bose premium audio, dual-screen rear DVD video, DVD navigation, heated power-fold outside mirrors, ultrasonic rear park assist, tire pressure monitoring, automatic rear leveling and even heated and cooled console cupholders.
We stopped SET when we reached the endpoint--that is, when successive injections raised wheals whose diameters were 2 mm or more larger than the preceding wheal, including the control.