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A 24-year-old female asked:

I have skin problem. but, this problem only occur when i consume eggs in my diet.. why is that so? is this normal or allergic.

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Dr. Linda Green
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 45 years experience
Food allergy: If you get a rash after eating eggs, particularly hives (welts) or eczema, it is possibly an allergic reaction to eggs. The treatment of food allergies is the avoidance of the foods which cause the problem. Seeing an allergist can help.

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