A reaction that is similar to anaphylactic shock, but which does not require the incubation period characteristic of induced sensitivity (anaphylaxis); it is unrelated to antigen-antibody reactions.
Synonyms: anaphylactoid crisis, pseudoanaphylactic shock.
(05 Mar 2000)
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