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Food hypersensitivity

Food hypersensitivity: Introduction

Food hypersensitivity: food hypersensitivity refers to all types of overreactions that an organism can have against a food component. Food sensitivity includes food allergy and food intolerance. See detailed information below for a list of 6 causes of Food hypersensitivity, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Food hypersensitivity

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Definitions of Food hypersensitivity:

Gastrointestinal disturbances, skin eruptions, or shock due to allergic reactions to allergens in food.
- (Source - CRISP)

Detailed list of causes of Food hypersensitivity

The list below shows some of the causes of Food hypersensitivity mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Food hypersensitivity?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Food hypersensitivity. Of the 6 causes of Food hypersensitivity that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 6 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Food hypersensitivity:

The following list of conditions have 'Food hypersensitivity' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Medical Conditions associated with Food hypersensitivity:

Immune system symptoms (465 causes), Eating symptoms (2462 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Food symptoms (1907 causes)

Symptoms related to Food hypersensitivity:

Bacterial food poisoning, Caffeine tremors, Cheese/wine (tyramine) migraine, Lactose intolerance (9 causes), Scombroid (histamine) fish poisoning

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