Definition of allergist in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈalərjəst/


A medical practitioner specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of allergies.
Example sentences
  • If your child's asthma seems to be allergy-related, he or she may also need to see an allergist for medication or allergy shots.
  • Consider referral to an allergist for desensitisation therapy.
  • You may be referred to a dermatologist or an allergist for nickel skin patch testing.
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