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Milk intolerance

Introduction: Milk intolerance

Description of Milk intolerance

Milk intolerance (medical condition): Lactose intolerance is a difficulty properly digesting lactose (milk sugar) and the various dairy products ...more

Milk intolerance: See also:

Lactose Intolerance:
  »Introduction: Lactose Intolerance
  »Symptoms of Lactose Intolerance
  »Causes of Lactose Intolerance
  »Treatments for Lactose Intolerance

Milk intolerance: congenital disorder consisting of an inability to digest milk and milk products; absence or deficiency of lactase results in an inability to hydrolyze lactose.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Milk intolerance: Related Topics

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Milk intolerance as a Disease

Milk intolerance: Another name for Lactose Intolerance (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Lactose Intolerance
  »Symptoms of Lactose Intolerance
  »Causes of Lactose Intolerance
  »Treatments for Lactose Intolerance

Milk intolerance: Related Diseases

Milk intolerance: Milk intolerance is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Milk intolerance

Some of the causes of Milk intolerance are included in the list below:

Symptoms of Milk intolerance (Lactose Intolerance)

Some of the symptoms of Milk intolerance incude:

Treatments for Milk intolerance (Lactose Intolerance)

Treatments for Milk intolerance (Lactose Intolerance) include:

  • Low-lactose diet
  • Lactose-reduced milk
  • Milk-free diet
  • Dairy-free diet - avoiding all dairy products, not just milk
  • Lactase enzyme pills

Treatment of Milk intolerance: For more treatment information about Milk intolerance, see treatment of Lactose Intolerance (Milk intolerance)

Milk intolerance: Article Excerpts about Lactose Intolerance

Lactose Intolerance: NIDDK (Excerpt)

Lactose intolerance is the inability to digest significant amounts of lactose, the predominant... (Source: excerpt from Lactose Intolerance: NIDDK)

Why Does Milk Bother Me: NIDDK (Excerpt)

Lactose intolerance means that you cannot digest foods with lactose in... (Source: excerpt from Why Does Milk Bother Me: NIDDK)

Food Allergy and Intolerances, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID (Excerpt)

Another cause of food intolerance that is often confused with a food allergy is lactase... (Source: excerpt from Food Allergy and Intolerances, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID)

Lactose Intolerance: NWHIC (Excerpt)

Lactose intolerance is a condition in which the body is not able to easily digest foods that contain lactose,... (Source: excerpt from Lactose Intolerance: NWHIC)

Milk intolerance: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Milk intolerance:

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Terms Similar to Milk intolerance:

Source - WordNet 2.1

Broader terms for Milk intolerance

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Milk intolerance

The following list attempts to classify Milk intolerance into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • congenital disease,genetic abnormality,genetic defect,genetic disease,genetic disorder,hereditary condition,hereditary disease,inherited disease,inherited disorder
  • disease
  • illness,malady,sickness,unwellness
  • health problem,ill health,unhealthiness
  • pathological state
  • condition,status
  • state

Source: WordNet 2.1

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