Peanut allergies: Introduction
Peanut allergies: A hypersensitive state that is due to exposure to an allergen contained in peanuts.
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causes, and treatments of Peanut allergies is available below.
Symptoms of Peanut allergies
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Treatments for Peanut allergies
- Treatment of peanut allergy is dependant upon the type of allergic symptom, the body system affected, and the severity of the reaction. Treatments for peanut allergies include:
- Allergen avoidance - avoidance of peanuts and education of children and carers
- Antihistamines - may help in mild reactions
- Asthma medications such as inhaled beta agonists and inhaled corticosteroids - used to treat asthma which may have allergy as a contributing factor
- Oral steroids - used in short courses for moderate allergic reactions especially with asthma symptoms or skin conditions
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Causes of Peanut allergies
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Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
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Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
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Chronic lung diseases hard to diagnose: Some of the chronic lung diseases
are difficult to diagnose.
Even the well-knowns conditions such as asthma or lung cancer often fail to be diagnosed early.
Some of the chronic lung diseases with...read more »
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