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"Hypersensitivity" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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Altered reactivity to an antigen, which can result in pathologic reactions upon subsequent exposure to that particular antigen.

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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Hypersensitivity" by people in this website by year, and whether "Hypersensitivity" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 85 publications over 27 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 2006 and 2007 and 2013
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