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Dr. Jason Bellak
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Egg White Allergy (Overview)

A egg white allergy is an exaggerated immune response due to exposure to egg white protein. The reaction can present with typical symptoms of hives, respiratory symptoms (cough, wheeze, shortness of breath), GI symptoms (abdominal pain, vomiting), swelling, loss of consciousness, and can be fatal. Symptoms typically present within minutes to a couple hours after ingestion or contact.


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What is the definition or description of: egg white allergy?

What is the definition or description of: egg white allergy?

Egg white allergy: A egg white allergy is an exaggerated immune response due to exposure to egg white protein. The reaction can present with typical symptoms of hives, respiratory symptoms (cough, wheeze, shortness of breath), GI symptoms (abdominal pain, vomiting), swelling, loss of consciousness, and can be fatal. Symptoms typically present within minutes to a couple hours after ingestion or contact. ...Read more

Dr. Jason Bellak
187 doctors shared insights

Egg White Allergy (Overview)

A egg white allergy is an exaggerated immune response due to exposure to egg white protein. The reaction can present with typical symptoms of hives, respiratory symptoms (cough, wheeze, shortness of breath), GI symptoms (abdominal pain, vomiting), swelling, loss of consciousness, and can be fatal. Symptoms typically present within minutes to a couple hours after ingestion or contact.


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Can egg white clear stretchmarks?

Can egg white clear stretchmarks?

Stretch Marks: Stretch marks most often appear on the stomach and breasts, but they may also appear on other areas of the body such as the legs and arms. The appearance of stretch marks can make some people very self-conscious, ultimately seeking the services of a dermatologist. For those looking for less drastic solutions, the use of egg whites as a natural remedy is an alternative. Laser also helpful. ...Read more

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Is egg white cm normal before periods?

Is egg white cm normal before periods?

Well : mucus type that white discharge is typically normal before menstrual periods if anything is changed for specific diagnosis and treatment consult Healthtap or primary care doctor ...Read more

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How many calories and fat in egg white?

Yolk =60: Yolk is cholesterol and omega 3 fat and has 60 of the 80 calories in an egg the white is all protein and has 20 of the 80 calories in an egg. ...Read more

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How many grams of protein in an egg white?

How many grams of protein in an egg white?

See below: Egg white protein content: 3.6 grams (versus 2.7 grams in yolk). ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Allergies (Definition)

Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more