Food Allergy: Overview and Children's Health Issues

by

Write The First Customer Review

Food allergy is an immunologic disease responsible for significant morbidity and is frequently accompanied by other allergic diseases including atopic dermatitis and asthma, and asthma is an important risk factor for severe allergic reactions to food. Patients with food allergy may have mild reactions, such as hives, but are also at risk for anaphylaxis, a severe and life-threatening systemic allergic reaction characterized by hives, fall of blood pressure, upper airway obstruction, and severe wheezing. This book explores ...

Food Allergy: Overview and Children's Health Issues 2011, Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge, NY

ISBN-13: 9781617284786

Hardcover

Select