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Disease Serum Sickness

Name Serum Sickness
Synonyms Serum Sicknesses | Sicknesses, Serum | Sickness, Serum
Definition Immune complex disease caused by the administration of foreign serum or serum proteins and characterized by fever, lymphadenopathy, arthralgia, and urticaria. When they are complexed to protein carriers, some drugs can also cause serum sickness when they act as haptens inducing antibody responses.
Categories Immune system disease | Skin disease
MeSH® ID D012713

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1. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dermatitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Drug Eruptions Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Serum Sickness Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesImmune System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hypersensitivity Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Drug Hypersensitivity Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Drug Eruptions Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Serum Sickness Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesImmune System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hypersensitivity Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Immune Complex Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Serum Sickness Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
4. DiseasesChemically-Induced Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Drug Hypersensitivity Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Drug Eruptions Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Serum Sickness Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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