anaphylactic shock

Related Overviews


More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Sports and Exercise Medicine
  • Chemistry


Quick Reference

A severe generalized form of anaphylaxis in which there is widespread release of histamine and other vasoactive substances causing edema, constriction of the bronchioles, heart failure, circulatory collapse, and sometimes death.


Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine — Chemistry.

Reference entries