Symptoms of Anaphylaxis
Symptoms of Anaphylaxis: Introduction
People who have anaphylaxis can experience a variety of symptoms that can affect the respiratory system, skin, gastrointestinal system, and the cardiovascular system.
Respiratory symptoms include shortness of breath, wheezing, difficulty breathing, and difficulty swallowing or speaking due to swelling of the throat, tongue or windpipe. Swelling of the mouth and lips can also occur. Respiratory symptoms of anaphylaxis commonly occur in combination with symptoms of the skin. These include hives, pruritus (itching), flushed skin or pallor.
Anaphylaxis can also present with rapid, week pulse, dizziness, confusion, anxiety, restlessness, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.
Anaphylaxis can be fatal, especially if not treated immediately. Life-threatening complications include a severe drop in blood pressure (hypotension), loss of consciousness and shock....more about Anaphylaxis »
Symptoms of Anaphylaxis
The list of signs and symptoms mentioned in various sources
for Anaphylaxis includes the 42
symptoms listed below:
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Anaphylaxis?
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Other Possible Causes of these Symptoms
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Anaphylaxis as a Cause of Symptoms or Medical Conditions
When considering symptoms of Anaphylaxis, it is also important to consider Anaphylaxis as a possible cause of other medical conditions.
The Disease Database lists the following medical conditions that Anaphylaxis may cause:
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The symptom information on this page
attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of Anaphylaxis.
This signs and symptoms information for Anaphylaxis has been gathered from various sources,
may not be fully accurate,
and may not be the full list of Anaphylaxis signs or Anaphylaxis symptoms.
Furthermore, signs and symptoms of Anaphylaxis may vary on an individual basis for each patient.
Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they
are indeed Anaphylaxis symptoms.