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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
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Egg White Allergy (Definition)

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 ...Read more


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My daughters allergy test was positive for milk and egg white. She was drinking Nan. I now bought a soya formula. Can she use Nan Ha?

My daughters allergy test was positive for milk and egg white. She was drinking Nan. I now bought a soya formula. Can she use Nan Ha?

Nan Ha: Nan Ha is a partially hydrolysed infant formula made from cow's milk. If your daughter's allergy test was positive for milk you should avoid it. Also soy cross reacts with cow milk. Ask your baby's doctor if she should be put on a fully protein hydrosylate formula. ...Read more

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Could a women still ovulate without having egg white discharge? Could alcohol, drugs, and over weight b the problem? Plan b n bc I thnk messd me up

Could a women still ovulate without having egg white discharge? Could alcohol, drugs, and over weight b the problem? Plan b n bc I thnk messd me up

May happen without: Not all women will notice the "egg white" stringy discharge at the time of ovulation. Also, the timing of ovulation is not always predictable, and can be affected by hormonal contraceptives. Alcohol and drugs should, of course, be avoided when a woman is trying to get pregnant. ...Read more

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Is egg white good to use for your skin?

Is egg white good to use for your skin?

No: I'm sorry someone told you this. It may even have been a cruel prank. ...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?

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

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I don't notice egg-white mucous during my ovulation?

Myths: Okay. That is normal. Following vaginal or cervical discharge to monitor one's menstrual cycles is not in any way helpful or accurate. That myth is just a myth that has no basis in truth or reality. ...Read more

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How come I have egg white cervical mucous for four days now?

See below: Cervical mucous character is the result of the hormones as they rise and fall during your cycle. ...Read more

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Egg white CM but hpt all came back negative? Is this normal?

Egg white CM but hpt all came back negative? Is this normal?

Depends: Did you miss a period? HPT should be done 5 or so days after a missed period. Use first morning urine and follow the instructions in the kit carefully. If need be repeat the test in 3-4 days. Negative hpt and eggwhite discharge, by itself is normal. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have egg white like discharge from my rectum?

Is it normal to have egg white like discharge from my rectum?

No it is not normal: No it is not normal and needs to be evaluated. ...Read more

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I have had egg white discharge twice within the space of 9 days?

I have had egg white discharge twice within the space of 9 days?

GYN exam: You will need a pelvic exam and culture of the discahrge. This can be an STD or other bacterial infection. This may be normal sexual mucous or related to sexual excitement. ...Read more

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Is it healthy to eat egg yolk. Or should I only consume egg white.

Increased TMAO: Dietary science shows many correlations, but we lack the means to demonstrate causation, which means we really don't know. The traditional bugaboo about egg yolk is that it is high in cholesterol. New findings in the nejm show that the lecithin in egg yolk increases blood levels of tmao, which has been linked to heart attack and stroke. Rule of thumb: everything in moderation. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your discharge is egg white and thick with chunks?

Discharge: Although it may be a variation of normal discharge, a visit to the doctor can determine if it is an infection of some sort. Those symptoms are consistent with yeast, but there are a number of other possibilities. ...Read more

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I had a 26 days cycle but saw egg white mucus on day 26-29. Was that ovulation?

I had a 26 days cycle but saw egg white mucus on day 26-29. Was that ovulation?

Probably not: With a 26-29 day cycle it is highly unlikely ovulation at the end of cycle. Typically day one of cycle is the first day of the period. The last day of the cycle is the first day before the next period. Ovulation usually occurs about in the middle of the cycle, around day 12-14 with a 26 day cycle. Egg white mucus can occur for many reasons ...Read more

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Saw an egg white like little discharge this noon, does it mean that im ovulating today?

Saw an egg white like little discharge this noon, does it mean that im ovulating today?

Possible: It is not infrequent to see that kind of discharge around the time of ovulation. Try using an ovulation predictor kit to confirm. ...Read more

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I have a 32 day cycle. On cycle day 12 I had clear egg white CM. Dose this mean I have ovulated?

I have a 32 day cycle. On cycle day 12 I had clear egg white CM. Dose this mean I have ovulated?

Possibly not yet: But you are certainly close and if you want to conceive you should be actively trying. This sort of mucus appears as your estrogen levels rise prior to ovulation and disappear when your progesterone levels rise after ovulation. Don't assume you have ovulated until this mucus has disappeared. ...Read more

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How to know when im ovulating? I have egg white stretchy discharge but I don't know if im ovulating?

How to know when im ovulating? I have egg white stretchy discharge but I don't know if im ovulating?

Timing: If you have regular cycles you can predict when you ovulate to within a day or two. You will always start your period 14 days after ovulation, so if your cycles are 30 days, then you ovulate 16 days after the last period started. If your cycles are 28 days, then you ovulate 14 days after the last period started. Good luck. ...Read more

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I had some clear egg white and very strechty discharge yesterday and now today its gone. Does this mean that I'm very fertile?

Cervical mucus: Some women track cervical mucus changes as a clue to ovulation. The stretcy egg white muscus usually occurs during ovulation which would mean you are fertile now, . ...Read more

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What causes white stretchy and slightly sticky discharge just before egg white slippery mucous (very stretchy) for about 2 days?

What causes white stretchy and slightly sticky discharge just before egg white slippery mucous (very stretchy) for about 2 days?

Ovulation: Usually very stretchy, stringy cervical mucous is a sign of ovulation. Old test call the spinnbarkeit was used by some of us older providers to assess cervical mucous as a sign of ovulation. See link below. Http://www. Ovulation-calculator. Com/spinnbarkeit. Htm ...Read more

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When you ovulate do you always see egg white mucus? Because I only saw it one time! So does that mean I don't ovulate every month?

No: Cervical mucus is over-rated as a test of ovulation. It is variable between women and in the same woman month to month. It was helpful when there was nothing better but now we have ovulation prediction tests at the pharmacy without a prescription. This is a much better way to see if you are ovulating and when. Most women who are having menses the same time every month are ovulating. ...Read more

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Docs, its been 3 weeks since my chemical. I'm now getting egg white cm. But not ovulating. What's causing it and when will I ovulate?

Ovulate: When you say it's been three weeks since your chemical my question is when did you have your bleeding? When did it start? You're right to think that ovulation could be the cause. You believe your ovulation hasn't occurred why? It may be best to go see your doctor be examined and possible ultrasound. ...Read more

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Got positive OPK 10/01, 16:45 lots of egg white 11/01, 22:00 little dry 12/01 but 13/01 yellowish snot like with wipe morning and night.?

Got positive OPK 10/01, 16:45 lots of egg white 11/01, 22:00 little dry 12/01 but 13/01 yellowish snot like with wipe morning and night.?

Pregnant?: The first thing to rule out is pregnancy. Purchase and perform a home pregnancy test. It should turn positive when you are 1 week late. If it's negative, repeat in 1 week. ...Read more

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Is it possible I have ovulated with creamy mucus and negative ovulation sticks? Day 20 and no sign of egg white mucus but ovulating pain.

Is it possible I have ovulated with creamy mucus and negative ovulation sticks? Day 20 and no sign of egg white mucus but ovulating pain.

Probably not: If you've been testing daily and haven't had a positive ovulation stick, then ovulation is very unlikely. It's hard to tell ovulation pain from pain from some other source. ...Read more

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Could Plan B ec cause me to have more egg white like discharge? I've had this for about 4 days, it's getting a bit thicker and a little pasty

Maybe: That is not a typical side effect. You may want to get std testing if you have been having unprotected intercourse. ...Read more

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When I see the egg white type of mucus, does that mean I ovulated or I will ovulate soon? If so how long will I ovulate after seeing those type mucus?

About to ovulate: The egg white type of cervical mucus coincide with the high level of estrogen that precede ovulation. Once you see the discharge your are most likely to ovulate in the next 24-48h. It is best to have intercourse the day that you see the different discharge. The ovulation kit will usually show positive on the day that the cervical mucus change to the " egg white". Good luck! ...Read more

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How much protein in an egg white vs yolk?

How much protein in an egg white vs yolk?

See below: Egg white: 3.6 grams of protein
egg yolk: 2.7 grams of protein. ...Read more

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I had blood tinged egg white mucus. Could I be ovulating or could this be implantation?

Ovulation: Ovulation is more likely since that is when the cervical mucus is classically described as egg white like and mid-cycle (i.e. ovulation) bleeding or spotting often occurs. Hope this is of some help. ...Read more

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Is eating egg white just as healthy as eating the whole egg?

No problem: Egg white is just albumin. Yolk contains the nutrients that enables the chicken to form and grow. ...Read more

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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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Does eating only egg white increase body heat?

Egg white: No it would not increase body heat. Egg white is pure protein that is easily digestible. It generates few calories compared to meats. ...Read more

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Is it bad to break egg and drink egg white raw?

Is it bad to break egg and drink egg white raw?

Yes: It is not recommended to eat any part of an egg raw for risk of salmonella infection unless it is a pasteurized egg. ...Read more

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4 egg white boiled after weight training is good??

4 egg white boiled after weight training is good??

Yes, it is a source-: -of protein, so it is fine. Remember U need 50gms of protein as a daily requirement, so calculate what U get in Ur diet, add the gems in the egg white, then if just about 50, U may supplement if needed, but only on the days U workout. Also the longer the workout & intensity, U may need additional 20-30 grms. ...Read more

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What are the health benefits of just eating an egg white?

What are the health benefits of just eating an egg white?

Less cholesterol: Egg whites are a good source of protein. Yolks contain fat including cholesterol. ...Read more

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If my cervical mocous its not egg white can I still get pregnatnt?

If my cervical mocous its not egg white can I still get pregnatnt?

Yes: But if you can conceive is complicated. More information is needed. Better to consult your doctor. ...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