What if gout should prove to be a sensitization or anaphylaxis to uric acid that does not exist in the non-gouty?
Various skin rashes and eruptions are likewise associated with sensitization to certain foods.
Call the old tubercular diathesis a sensitization and you have made it the most modern of modern discoveries.
sensitization sen·si·ti·za·tion (sěn'sĭ-tĭ-zā'shən)
The act or process of inducing an acquired sensitivity or allergy.