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Disease Multiple Chemical Sensitivity

Name Multiple Chemical Sensitivity
Synonyms Chemical Sensitivities, Multiple | Chemical Sensitivity, Multiple | Environmental Intolerance, Idiopathic | Environmental Intolerances, Idiopathic | Idiopathic Environmental Intolerance | Idiopathic Environmental Intolerances | Intolerance, Idiopathic Environmental | Intolerances, Idiopathic Environmental | Multiple Chemical Sensitivities | Multiple Chemical Sensitivity Syndrome | Sensitivities, Multiple Chemical | Sensitivity, Multiple Chemical
Definition An acquired disorder characterized by recurrent symptoms, referable to multiple organ systems, occurring in response to demonstrable exposure to many chemically unrelated compounds at doses below those established in the general population to cause harmful effects. (Cullen MR. The worker with multiple chemical sensitivities: an overview. Occup Med 1987;2(4):655-61)
Categories Environmental origin disorders | Immune system disease
MeSH® ID D018777
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1. DiseasesImmune System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hypersensitivity Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Environmental Illness Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Multiple Chemical Sensitivity Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesDisorders of Environmental Origin Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Environmental Illness Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Multiple Chemical Sensitivity Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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