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What is Food Allergy -- lentil?

What is Food Allergy -- lentil?

  • Food Allergy -- lentil: A lentil allergy is an adverse reaction by the body's immune system to lentils or food containing lentils. 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 considerably amongst patients from a severe anaphylactic reaction to asthma, abdominal symptoms, eczema or headaches.

Food Allergy -- lentil: Introduction

Types of Food Allergy -- lentil:

Broader types of Food Allergy -- lentil:

How serious is Food Allergy -- lentil?

Complications of Food Allergy -- lentil: see complications of Food Allergy -- lentil

What causes Food Allergy -- lentil?

Causes of Food Allergy -- lentil: see causes of Food Allergy -- lentil

What are the symptoms of Food Allergy -- lentil?

Symptoms of Food Allergy -- lentil: see symptoms of Food Allergy -- lentil

Complications of Food Allergy -- lentil: see complications of Food Allergy -- lentil

Onset of Food Allergy -- lentil: symptoms may occur immediately on contact with the food or after hours or even longer

Food Allergy -- lentil: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Food Allergy -- lentil.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Food Allergy -- lentil.

How is it treated?

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

Name and Aliases of Food Allergy -- lentil

Main name of condition: Food Allergy -- lentil

Other names or spellings for Food Allergy -- lentil:

Lentil allergy


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