An inflammation of the mucous membrane lining of the nose, usually associated with a nasal discharge; it may be caused by a viral infection, as in the common cold; or by allergic reaction, as in hay fever; also called coryza.

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eMedicine Health - Hay Fever
Consumer health resource center providing information on the causes, symptoms, and treatment.
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Dr. Javed Sheikh reports on pathophysiology of seasonal and perennial allergic rhinitis or hayfever. Review common allergy symptoms, allergens, trigger factors, and drug treatments.
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Information about allergic rhinitis from HON, a Swiss non-profit foundation.
Medicine Net.com: Chronic Rhinitis
Resource applicable to both patients and physicians covering chronic rhinitis and related conditions, with related links.
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