Category Archives: Food allergy

Food allergy

(From Pulse Learning module) IgE-mediated food allergies will normally have skin and/or gastrointestinal symptoms. If neither of these are present, respiratory symptoms are unlikely to be due to an allergy. Symptoms come on within minutes and include: Urticaria (may be … Continue reading

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Lactose intolerance and cow’s milk allergy

I’ve been going through some old journals. The August ’16 BGJP had a useful article on lactose intolerance and cow’s milk protein allergy. Lactose intolerance A digestive problem caused by reduced ability to digest lactose (as distinct from cow’s milk … Continue reading

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