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 Post subject: On the lighter side
PostPosted: Thu Nov 15, 2007 6:19 pm 
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I think I have a favourite new medical term: "gustatory rhinitis".

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"I have people who come in and think they might be allergic to pepper," said the board-certified allergist practicing on the Coast 12 years. "But for most, it will be an irritant reaction or gustatory rhinitis."


http://www.sunherald.com/160/story/188695.html

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I have met 2 people in the last 6 months who are anaphylactic to black pepper!


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