Arthus reaction

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A localized haemorrhagic inflammation that occurs if antigen is experimentally injected into an animal with a high level of circulating antibody against that antigen. A similar reaction may occur in farmer's lung, with inhalational exposure to antigen.

Subjects: Chemistry.

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