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cows-milk-protein-allergy-in-children

This CKS topic does not cover the management of cows' milk protein allergy in older children and adults. This CKS topic also does not cover the management of other types of food allergy, such as nut, wheat, soya, fish, and hens' egg allergies, or the management of food intolerance.  
cks.nice.org.uk
over 4 years ago
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got-propofol

You are setting up for procedural sedation and would like to use propofol. What allergies should you ask of first? (Besides prior propofol allergy)  
sinaiem.org
over 4 years ago
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Drug allergy: diagnosis and management | Guidance and guidelines | NICE

This guideline offers evidence-based advice on the diagnosis and management of drug allergy in adults, children and young people.      
nice.org.uk
over 4 years ago
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     Activities Index Chapter Activity Names 1 Levels of Biological Organization Dorsal and Ventral Cavities Body Planes Anatomical Terminology:Orientation and Directional Terms 2 The Structure of Atoms Common Elements in Living Organisms Electron Arrangement Ionic Bonds Covalent Bonds Characteristics of Acids, Bases, and Salts 3 Parts of the Cell: Structure Structure of the Plasma Membrane Membrane Transport Selective Permeability Passive Transport Identifying Connective Tissue 4 Structure of the Skin 5 Microscopic Structure of Compact Bone Common Types of Fractures Facial Bones Typical Vertebra Classification of Bones Types of Synovial Joints 6 Connective Tissue Wrappings of Skeletal Muscle Microscopic Anatomy of Skeletal Fiber Organizational Level of Skeletal Muscles Graded Muscle Responses Muscles of the Body Posterior Surface Musclulature 7 Glial Cells and Their Functions Classification of Neurons The Human Brain: Sagittal Section Parts of the Brain Meninges of the Brain Anatomy of the Spinal Cord Cranial Nerves Structure of a Nerve Descriptions of Cranial Nerves Distribution of Spinal Nerves 8 Internal Structures of the Eye Optics of the Eye Internal Structures of the Ear 9 Hormones and Their Target Cells Ionic Calcium Levels in Blood Regulation of Blood Sugar Levels by Insulin and Glycogen 10 Formed Elements 11 External Anatomy of the Heart Frontal Section of the Heart Intrinsic Conduction System of the Heart Arterial Circulation Veins of the Systemic Circulation 12 Lymphatic Collecting Vessels and Regional Lymph Nodes Events in Allergic Reactions 13 Anatomy of the Upper Respiratory Tract Gas Transport 14 Digestive System Basic Structure of the Alimentary Wall Gastrointestinal Tract Activities Overview of Cellular Respiration 15 Anatomy and Function of the Nephron Nephron Activity Early Filtrate Processing 16 Male Reproductive Anatomy: Sagittal View The Female Menstrual Cycle  
media.pearsoncmg.com
over 4 years ago
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List of phobias - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The English suffixes -phobia, -phobic, -phobe (from Greek φόβος phobos, "fear") occur in technical usage in psychiatry to construct words that describe irrational, abnormal, unwarranted, persistent, or disabling fear as a mental disorder (e.g. agoraphobia), in chemistry to describe chemical aversions (e.g. hydrophobic), in biology to describe organisms that dislike certain conditions (e.g. acidophobia), and in medicine to describe hypersensitivity to a stimulus, usually sensory (e.g. photophobia). In common usage, they also form words that describe dislike or hatred of a particular thing or subject. The suffix is antonymic to -phil-.  
en.wikipedia.org
about 4 years ago
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Chemosis of the eye

Here you can see chemosis (swelling of the conjunctiva) which occurs primarily with ocular allergy.  
Nicole Chalmers
about 6 years ago
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Is it true that the number of people with allergies is increasing?

I heard that more people are being diagnosed with alleges, such as nut allergies. Is there any really understanding of why this is?  
Becky Archer
over 7 years ago
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Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis

http://usmlefasttrack.com/?p=6074 Hypersensitivity, Pneumonitis, , Findings, symptoms, findings, causes, mnemonics, review, what is, video, study, Rapid Revi...  
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almost 5 years ago
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Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis - YouTube

http://usmlefasttrack.com/?p=6074 Hypersensitivity, Pneumonitis, , Findings, symptoms, findings, causes, mnemonics, review, what is, video, study, Rapid Revi...  
youtube.com
almost 5 years ago
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Food allergies can be transmitted from blood products to children in rare cases

In rare cases, children can develop anaphylactic allergies to previously tolerated foods after receiving blood products via transfusion, report the authors of a case study published in...  
medicalnewstoday.com
almost 5 years ago
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Testing for egg allergies can be done with pasteurised raw egg

New research has found that pasteurised raw egg contains the same main allergens as fresh raw egg, and is therefore still the safest option for testing for allergies.  
medicalnewstoday.com
almost 5 years ago
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Blood test predicts severity of peanut and seafood allergies

A new blood test promises to predict which people will have severe allergic reactions to foods according to a new study led by Mount Sinai researchers and published online in the The Annals of...  
medicalnewstoday.com
almost 5 years ago
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A new ultrasensitive test for peanut allergies

Current peanut allergy tests are not very reliable when it comes to diagnosing the severity of an individual's allergic reaction, which can range from hives to life-threatening anaphylactic...  
medicalnewstoday.com
almost 5 years ago
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Eating peanuts during infancy may protect against allergy

A new study suggests eating peanuts regularly before the age of 11 months can protect most babies at high risk of developing peanut allergy.  
medicalnewstoday.com
almost 5 years ago
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'Fewer allergies among children in dishwasher-free homes'

Supporting the much-discussed 'hygiene hypothesis,' a new study suggests that children in families without dishwashers are significantly less prone to allergies and eczema.  
medicalnewstoday.com
almost 5 years ago
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Breastfeeding may influence immune system development in early life

In a series of studies, researchers identify a number of factors - such as breastfeeding - that may influence a baby's gut bacteria composition and their likelihood of allergies.  
medicalnewstoday.com
almost 5 years ago
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Epigenetic study highlights drug targets for allergies and asthma

Scientists have discovered over 30 new genes that predispose people to allergies and asthma, some of which could be targets for new drugs.  
medicalnewstoday.com
almost 5 years ago
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New genes discovered associated with asthma and allergies

Researchers have identified over 30 new genes that give people a predisposition towards asthma and allergies. These genes may provide new targets for these conditions.  
medicalnewstoday.com
almost 5 years ago
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Immune cells commit suicide to prevent allergy

Scientists from the CNRS, INSERM and Université de Limoges, working in the Laboratoire Contrôle de la Réponse Immune B et Lymphoproliférations (CNRS/Université de Limoges)1 have...  
medicalnewstoday.com
almost 5 years ago
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Spanish scientists modify with pulsed light the protein that causes most allergies to milk

The investigators, who belong to the University of Granada and the Azti-Tecnalia technology centre, have artificially modified a type of lactose protein called...  
medicalnewstoday.com
almost 5 years ago