• Allergic Rhinitis Categorization

Category (Skin, General, Viral, Contagious) Diseases of the Respiratory System
System Upper Respiratory System
Organ Nose
Alternate Names /Common Names Hay fever, Nasal allergy, Pollinosis
Names in different languages Paragaj jwar (Hindi)
Rhume des foins (French)
ICD 10 Classification J 30
World statistics 10% of children under 17 and 7.8% of adults in the United States
Indian statistics 10- 25% annually affected
Most prevalent in Western countries like U.S.A., Europe