Sentence Examples


  • Multiple stings can have much more severe consequences, such as anaphylaxis, a life-threatening allergic reaction that occurs in children who are hypersensitive to the venom.
  • Hypersensitive infants cry in response to new experiences that do not normally upset other babies; ordinary comforting measures, such as holding, rocking, feeding, or swaddling do not work and may even make the crying worse.
  • Some infants are hypersensitive to stimuli, and their crying will get worse if they receive any more than a minimum of comforting, such as parental holding or cuddling.
  • People with AD may be hypersensitive to irritants because they have abnormally low levels of interferon-gamma in their systems.
  • Some hypersensitive people have unique chemical reactions in the brain that cause them to respond much more strongly to stress.