Anaphylaxis

Anaphylaxis is a life-threatening extreme allergic reaction to some allergen. The underlying cause is an allergy to some substance. The cause may be a bee sting (or other insect sting), certain foods, certain plants, certain drugs/medications, or other ...

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  • Allergies: Allergies occur when the immune system responds to a substance. Common examples include dust allergies, pollen allergies (causing hay fever ...

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  • Bee sting: Bee sting refers to the bite or sting from a bee. A bee sting from a single bee is a ...

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  • Insect stings: The stings from a number of insects, notably bees, can cause disease, usually from an allergic reaction. Bee sting allergies ...

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  • Allergens: Allergens are substances that may provoke an immune response from the body, causing an allergic reaction in individuals with Allergies ...

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