Skip to Content
Medical Term:

extrinsic asthma

 

Definition: bronchial asthma resulting from an allergic reaction to foreign substances, such as inhaled aeroallergens, pollens, dust mites, mold, animal dander, or ingested foods, beverages, or drugs.

© Copyright 2016 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.
Hide