Grass pollen allergy
Grass pollen allergy: Introduction
Grass pollen allergy: A grass pollen allergy is an adverse reaction by the body's immune system to pollen produced by various grasses. The specific symptoms that can result can vary amongst patients.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Grass pollen allergy is available below.
Symptoms of Grass pollen allergy
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symptoms of Grass pollen allergy
Treatments for Grass pollen allergy
- Avoid coming into contact with the allergen, antihistamines, bronchodilators for asthmatic symptoms
- Treatment of allergy from pollens is dependant upon the type and severity of the reaction. Treatments include:
- Allergen avoidance and minimisation of exposure - avoiding outdoor activities in flowering season etc
- 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.
- Nasal sprays - including topical steroids and antihistamines used for allergic rhinitis
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Home Diagnostic Testing
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Causes of Grass pollen allergy
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Grass pollen allergy: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Grass pollen allergy
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more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
(it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with fatal effect)...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure....read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in children.
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Chronic lung diseases hard to diagnose: Some of the chronic lung diseases
are difficult to diagnose.
Even the well-knowns conditions such as asthma or lung...read more »
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Grass pollen allergy: Rare Types
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