Mondo Description Inflammation in the nasal cavity mucosa that results from the abnormal regulation of the blood flow in the nose. It may be caused by temperature fluctuations, air pollution, strong odors, and tobacco smoke. It results in chronic nasal congestion, sneezing, and running nose.
Disease Ontology Description A rhinitis which involves a hypersensitive reaction to various potentially irritating stimuli such as changes in weather, temperature, or barometric pressure, chemical irritants such as smoke, ozone, pollution, perfumes, and aerosol sprays, psychological stress and emotional shocks, medications, alcohol, and spicy food.
Mondo Term and Equivalent IDs
MONDO:0006004: vasomotor rhinitis