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Local anaesthetic allergy

Local anaesthetic allergy: Introduction

Local anaesthetic allergy: Using Local anaesthetic can cause an allergic response in some people however this is considered rare. It involves the body's immune system overreacting to the drug. The type and severity of symptoms can vary considerable though skin symptoms are the most common allergic response to drugs. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Local anaesthetic allergy is available below.

Symptoms of Local anaesthetic allergy

Treatments for Local anaesthetic allergy

  • Avoid the problem drug. Treatment varies considerable depending on the symptoms but generally involves supportive measures to ease symptoms: cool showers and topical applications for skin reactions, epinephrine for anaphylactic reactions, antihistamines, steroids, bronchodilator medication
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Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Local anaesthetic allergy?

Causes of Local anaesthetic allergy

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Local anaesthetic allergy: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Local anaesthetic allergy

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 cancer often fail to be diagnosed more »

Local anaesthetic allergy: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Local anaesthetic allergy: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Local anaesthetic allergy: Animations

Prognosis for Local anaesthetic allergy

Prognosis for Local anaesthetic allergy: Most cases respond well to cessation of use of the drug and supportive measures. Cases involving anaphylactic reactions need immediate hospital treatment to prevent serious complications or even death.

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More information about Local anaesthetic allergy

  1. Local anaesthetic allergy: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Prognosis

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