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What is Food Allergy -- lobster?

What is Food Allergy -- lobster?

  • Food Allergy -- lobster: A lobster allergy is an adverse reaction by the body's immune system to lobsters or food containing lobster. 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 -- lobster: Introduction

Types of Food Allergy -- lobster:

Broader types of Food Allergy -- lobster:

How serious is Food Allergy -- lobster?

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

What causes Food Allergy -- lobster?

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

What are the symptoms of Food Allergy -- lobster?

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

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

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

Food Allergy -- lobster: Testing

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

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Food Allergy -- lobster.

How is it treated?

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

Name and Aliases of Food Allergy -- lobster

Main name of condition: Food Allergy -- lobster

Other names or spellings for Food Allergy -- lobster:

Lobster allergy


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