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Food Allergy -- fruit

Food Allergy -- fruit: Introduction

Food Allergy -- fruit: A fruit allergy is an adverse reaction by the body's immune system to fruit or food containing fruit. This type of allergy is rare and serious reactions are very rare. Cooking the fruit may reduce or eliminate the reaction. The specific symptoms that can result can vary considerably amongst patients e.g. skin, respiratory and behavioral symptoms. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Food Allergy -- fruit is available below.

Symptoms of Food Allergy -- fruit

Treatments for Food Allergy -- fruit

  • Avoid contact with the allergen, antihistamines
  • The central concept of management of food allergy is allergen avoidance. When this is not possible or inadvertent allergen exposure occurs, treatment depends on the nature and severity of the reaction. Treatments include:
    • Dietary modification and allergen avoidance - with education of children, parents and carers.
    • No treatment - if symptoms are mild and self-limiting
    • Antihistamines - Useful for allergic rhinitis and some allergy mediated skin conditions. Not helpful in asthma except for mild seasonal asthma where allergy may be a precipitant.
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Food Allergy -- fruit: Rare Types

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