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What is Food Allergy -- mussel?

What is Food Allergy -- mussel?

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

Types of Food Allergy -- mussel:

Broader types of Food Allergy -- mussel:

How serious is Food Allergy -- mussel?

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

What causes Food Allergy -- mussel?

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

What are the symptoms of Food Allergy -- mussel?

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

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

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

Food Allergy -- mussel: Testing

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

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Food Allergy -- mussel.

How is it treated?

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

Name and Aliases of Food Allergy -- mussel

Main name of condition: Food Allergy -- mussel

Other names or spellings for Food Allergy -- mussel:

Mussel allergy


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