angry back syndrome

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angry back syndrome 

IMMUNOLOGY 

A popular term for the generalised erythema seen on the back of patients undergoing skin patch testing caused by highly concentrated allergens, which evokes a non-immune-mediated irritation response, and may result in false-positive results to tested allergens. 

Synonym Excited skin syndrome 

 

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