Term:multiple chemical sensitivity
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Definition:An acquired disorder characterized by recurrent symptoms, referable to multiple organ systems, occurring in response to demonstrable exposure to many chemically unrelated compounds at doses below those established in the general population to cause harmful effects. (Cullen MR. The worker with multiple chemical sensitivities: an overview. Occup Med 1987;2(4):655-61)
Synonyms:exact_synonym: 20th century disease;   Idiopathic Environmental Intolerances;   Multiple Chemical Sensitivities;   chemical AIDS;   idiopathic environmental illness;   idiopathic environmental intolerance;   multiple chemical sensitivity syndrome;   total allergy syndrome
 primary_id: MESH:D018777
 alt_id: RDO:0007229
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Symbol Object Name JBrowse Chr Start Stop Reference
G Sod2 superoxide dismutase 2 JBrowse link 1 47,914,757 47,921,587 RGD:11554173

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    disease of anatomical entity 14051
      Immune & Inflammatory Diseases 2988
        immune system disease 2414
          hypersensitivity reaction disease 1456
            allergic hypersensitivity disease 546
              Environmental Illness 2
                multiple chemical sensitivity 1
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