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What is Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet?

What is Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet?

  • Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet: A hornet allergy is an adverse reaction by the body's immune system to a hornet sting. Multiple stings increase the risk of a severe reaction or death. The body's immune system produces immunoglobulin E (IgE - an antibody) and histamine in response to contact with the allergen. The specific symptoms that can result can vary amongst patients.

Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet: Introduction

Types of Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet:

Broader types of Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet:

How serious is Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet?

Prognosis of Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet: Prognosis depends on the severity of the allergy with severe cases resulting in anaphylactic shock within minutes of being stung.
Complications of Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet: see complications of Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet

What causes Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet?

Causes of Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet: see causes of Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet

What are the symptoms of Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet?

Symptoms of Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet: see symptoms of Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet

Complications of Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet: see complications of Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet

Onset of Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet: symptoms usually occur immediately upon being stung by the insect

Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet: Allergist/Immunologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet.
Treatments for Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet: see treatments for Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet

Name and Aliases of Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet

Main name of condition: Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet

Other names or spellings for Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet:

Hornet allergy, Hornet sting allergy, Insect sting allergy [Hornet]

 

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