hypersensitive


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hypersensitive

abnormally sensitive to an allergen, a drug, or other agent
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The group of hypersensitive persons was selected on the basis of self-reported hypersensitivity to EMFs and characterized regarding symptom profile, triggering factors, exposure-time relationships, and avoidance behavior (Hillert et al.
Expression of the mutation renders cells markedly hypersensitive to the proliferative effects of even subphysiologic levels of estrogen.
CpG compounds work by a novel mechanism that orchestrates fundamental modifications in immune system responses at the top of the inflammatory cascade and "redirect" pre-existing hypersensitive immune reactions into more normal responses.
Silverthorne's work is hypersensitive to the body: The soft rubber is fleshy in consistency, and the wires and junction boxes stand in for circulatory systems and organic nodes and pumps.
But it's hard to understand where the new race dynamic is going in America if one is locked into a politically-correct hypersensitive perspective.
The new kid on the block can trust nobody so he's hypersensitive to every nuance in the grapevine and hungry for details.
Since so much of political life hinges upon petty things, Washingtonians are hypersensitive to slights, snubs, and insults.
We will look for anything and everything that has to do with any of the standards," he said, but added that "the standards are for the normal worker, not for the hypersensitive.
In addition, ACMA asks Congress to arrive at rational, not environmentally hypersensitive, decisions.
As part of the newly signed agreement, the hypersensitive shipments in terms of time as well as temperature will be prioritized during logistics processes at Saudia Cargo sites, according to a statement.
And pet Oliver, who is edgy with other pets, apparently revealed: "I'm not nervous, just hypersensitive.
Amritsar's International Airport is notably considered to be one of the hypersensitive airports of the country as far security is concerned.