Definition of Dust mite

Reviewed on 6/3/2021

Dust mite: A tiny microscopic organism that is the primary cause of allergies related to house dust. The term "dust mite allergy" is a misnomer because it is the fecal excretion of these mites to which people are allergic. Dust mites can therefore trigger allergic reactions even when dead.


Allergies can best be described as: See Answer

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