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What is Food Allergy -- pecan?

What is Food Allergy -- pecan?

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

Types of Food Allergy -- pecan:

Broader types of Food Allergy -- pecan:

How serious is Food Allergy -- pecan?

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

What causes Food Allergy -- pecan?

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

What are the symptoms of Food Allergy -- pecan?

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

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

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

Food Allergy -- pecan: Testing

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

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Food Allergy -- pecan.

How is it treated?

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

Name and Aliases of Food Allergy -- pecan

Main name of condition: Food Allergy -- pecan

Other names or spellings for Food Allergy -- pecan:

Pecan allergy

 

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