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Definition of "hyperresponsiveness" []

  • An abnormally increased responsiveness, especially that due to hypersensitivity or hyperreactivity (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "hyperresponsiveness" in a sentence
  • "Aridol improves the identification of bronchial hyperresponsiveness which is one of the hallmarks of asthma. ""
  • "H2 phenotype, leading to Ig subtype switching and IgE synthesis, mast cell degranulation, eosinophilia, mucus metaplasia and airway hyperresponsiveness."
  • "It has been defined by the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute as a common chronic disorder of the airways that is complex and characterized by variable and recurring symptoms, airflow obstruction, bronchial hyperresponsiveness (bronchospasm), and an underlying inflammation."