immediate allergy


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Noun1.immediate allergy - an allergic reaction that becomes apparent in a sensitized person only minutes after contactimmediate allergy - an allergic reaction that becomes apparent in a sensitized person only minutes after contact
allergic reaction, allergy - hypersensitivity reaction to a particular allergen; symptoms can vary greatly in intensity
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They have to wait for 20-30 minutes to check if it is causing any immediate allergy.
Where there's an immediate allergy, you can get a definitive answer by giving a child some milk and seeing if they have an immediate reaction, but with delayed allergy, because the symptoms are so diverse and are things like eczema, colic and reflux, which are very common in babies, it's much more difficult.
If you've got a patient who's experiencing these confusing symptoms with glove use that include symptoms of both an immediate allergy and a delayed allergy it's pretty frustrating to have to go to two different specialists in order to get to the bottom of the problem," Dr.