Tags

Type your tag names separated by a space and hit enter

Arthus reaction

(ar-toos′)

[Nicholas Maurice Arthus, Fr. bacteriologist, 1862-1945]
A severe local inflammatory reaction that occurs at the injection site of an antigen in someone previously sensitized. Arthus reactions are a form of type III allergy reactions producing an antigen-antibody immune complex.
SYN: SEE: Arthus phenomenon; SEE: local anaphylaxis

Arthus reaction is a sample topic from the Taber's Medical Dictionary.

To view other topics, please or purchase a subscription.

Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary Online + Mobile powered by Unbound Medicine. Find 65,000 medical and nursing definitions. Download to iPhone, iPad, and Android. Learn more.

Citation

Venes, Donald, editor. "Arthus Reaction." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/733274/all/Arthus_reaction.
Arthus reaction. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/733274/all/Arthus_reaction. Accessed June 15, 2019.
Arthus reaction. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/733274/all/Arthus_reaction
Arthus Reaction [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 June 15]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/733274/all/Arthus_reaction.
* Article titles in AMA citation format should be in sentence-case
TY - ELEC T1 - Arthus reaction ID - 733274 ED - Venes,Donald, BT - Taber's Medical Dictionary UR - https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/733274/all/Arthus_reaction PB - F.A. Davis Company ET - 23 DB - Taber's Online DP - Unbound Medicine ER -