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Peanut Allergy

Peanut Allergy: Introduction

An allergy caused by eating peanuts. An allergy is a body's hypersensitive response to a substance. A peanut allergy can be mild and simply cause hives or it can be serious enough to result in an anaphylactic reaction which requires immediate medical attention as it can be fatal. ...more »

Symptoms of Peanut Allergy

Treatments for Peanut Allergy

  • Adrenalin injection if anaphylaxis
  • Antihistamine preparations to reduce symptoms
  • Complete avoidance of peanuts
  • Dietary challenge - small amounts of food given in controlled environment to help build tolerance
  • 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:
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Peanut Allergy: Complications

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Causes of Peanut Allergy

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Peanut Allergy: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Peanut Allergy

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Peanut Allergy: Rare Types

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Definitions of Peanut Allergy:

Allergic reaction to peanuts that is triggered by the immune system. - (Source - Diseases Database)

 

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