passive cutaneous anaphylaxis

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passive cutaneous anaphylaxis

[′pas·iv kyü′tā·nē·əs ‚an·ə·fə′lak·səs]
(immunology)
The vascular reaction at the site of intradermally injected antibody when, 3 hours later, the specific antigen, usually mixed with Evans blue dye, is injected intravenously.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The aqueous extract of Crinum glaucum was investigated for its effects on rat passive cutaneous anaphylactic reaction, rat peritoneal mast cell degranulation and allergic bronchoconstriction in the guinea pig.
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