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Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
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Pea Allergy (Overview)

Pea allergy = food allergy to legumes. May include: dermatitis, asthma, rhinitis, angioedema, dermatitis, oral itching, nausea, vomiting or diarrhea.


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Is there such a thing green a pea allergy?

Is there such a thing green a pea allergy?

Yes: Green pea allergy is not that uncommon. Peas are legumes and allergy to peas is often seen in pateints allergic to other legumes such as soy and peanuts. ...Read more

Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
11 Doctors shared insights

Pea Allergy (Overview)

Pea allergy = food allergy to legumes. May include: dermatitis, asthma, rhinitis, angioedema, dermatitis, oral itching, nausea, vomiting or diarrhea.


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Is it possible to have a pea allergy?

Is it possible to have a pea allergy?

Yes.: Peas are legumes. If you have are allergic to peas you might also be allergic to soy and other beans. ...Read more

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Treating Skin Allergies (Checklist)

Use hydrocortisone
2x day
Do not use diphenhydramine topical cream
once
Avoid the offending agent (s)
once
Find out if you are allergic to nickel, as nickel is often the cause of skin allergies
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Is there such a thing green a pea allergy?

Yes: Green pea allergy is not that uncommon. Peas are legumes and allergy to peas is often seen in pateints allergic to other legumes such as soy and peanuts. ...Read more

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Vomiting= snow peas allergy or japanese food?

Vomiting= snow peas allergy or japanese food?

Possibly: There are several possibilities to consider such as is this a one time deal, how were things prepared i.e. Seasonings etc as well as a history of food allergy problems. Otherwise it may simply be a one time thing. ...Read more

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Tonsils seem to accumulate allergy drainage. Can pop out pea sized 'things' almost once a week. Should I consult a dr to get my tonsils removed?

Tonsils seem to accumulate allergy drainage. Can pop out pea sized 'things' almost once a week. Should I consult a dr to get my tonsils removed?

Tonsil stones: This is a very common problem. Most people can manage the condition by frequent gargling with listerine or hydrogen peroxide, gently brushing over the area with a soft brush, or using a water pik to dislodge them. Sometimes the tonsils may become chronically infected, painful, or swollen. Then it may be time to consider removal. You should see an otolaryngologist and discuss. ...Read more

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My son has a small pea sized lump 3" below his right armpit its very soft and does not hurt its been 3 wk and he's is 12. He has only mild allergies?

My son has a small pea sized lump 3" below his right armpit its very soft and does not hurt its been 3 wk and he's is 12. He has only mild allergies?

Hmmm...: It could be a benign lymph node, but if soft, smooth and painless, probably a lipoma, a benign little "tumor" of fat under the skin. They are of no consequence unless they grow big enough to be seen or be in the way, then people often have them removed. If it grows bigger, gets hard, firm tender or red, talk to his doc. ...Read more

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I have a pea size soft lump in front of one ear. Not sick currently but I do have seasonal allergies flaring. Is this normal?

I have a pea size soft lump in front of one ear. Not sick currently but I do have seasonal allergies flaring. Is this normal?

Lymph node?: This could be a pre-auricular lymph node but it still is possible this may be a lump in the parotid gland directly in front of the ear. Have it checked out by by ENT doctor. ...Read more

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Pea sized node palpable in neck since July, now behind neck pea sized. Had mono in July, have allergies and sinus pressure now. Dr says ok 2nd opinon?

Pea sized node palpable in neck since July, now behind neck pea sized. Had mono in July, have allergies and sinus pressure now. Dr says ok 2nd opinon?

Depends: Your doctor is probably right and another doctor might say the same thing. The question is--what would you do if the second doctor recommends something different? If you want it removed, you can find someone to do it if you look hard enough. ...Read more

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Ear pain/fullness vertigo. Small pea size bump behind ear not painful. Infection? Allergies? What is this?

Ear pain/fullness vertigo. Small pea size bump behind ear not painful. Infection? Allergies? What is this?

Allergies: You may have allergies. The mucus produced has gone into your middle ear giving you fullness and vertigo as well as pain. Theseelling about yourear represents a small reactive lymph node. Try taking antihistamines like claritin, (loratadine) Allegra orxyrtec ...Read more

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13 yr o f, seasonal allergies, history of throat & sinus infections. Has pea size fleshy red bumps on bk of throat. Pain, no fever. What might it be?

13 yr o f, seasonal allergies, history of throat & sinus infections. Has pea size fleshy red bumps on bk of throat. Pain, no fever. What might it be?

Infection vs drainag: You need to have this visualized by a physician who can do a swab for gram stain and culture. It could very well be inflammation due to constant nasal drainage but do not be foolish and sit idly by. ...Read more

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Wat is the scietific name of green pea?

Wat is the scietific name of green pea?

Pisum sativum: The pea is the small round seed or the seed-pod of the plant called pisum sativum. They are quite nutritious, and tasty too. ...Read more

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Is it good to eat frozen peas and sweet corn?

Is it good to eat frozen peas and sweet corn?

DIET: Sure... have at it! Peas and corn in particular maintain nutritional value when compared to fresh or cooked. ...Read more

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Why are fall allergies so bad?

Why are fall allergies so bad?

Ragweed & Mold: Allergy problems are often worse in the fall because of weed pollen such as ragweed. In addition, mold is worse in the fall because decaying plant material such as all summer's grass clipping and falling leaves. Ragweed is a potent allergen for those who are allergic to it and can cause fairly severe symptoms. The combo of weed pollen and mold is a double whammy. ...Read more

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Is pea nuts good fore diabtes?

Is pea nuts good fore diabtes?

Diabetes Diet: People with diabetes should eat a very balanced low carbohydrate diet that is about 1800 to 2000 calories. That diet should not have more than 25% of it's calories be carbohydrates or sugars. Peanuts, having fat, protein and sugar calories can safely be used as part of the nutrition as long as they are not the main source of your food. ...Read more

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Can allergies cause dizzyness?

Can allergies cause dizzyness?

Yes possible: But first see your doctor to rule out other serious problems for dizziness before you visit allergy specialist. ...Read more

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Why do you develop an allergy?

Why do you develop an allergy?

Genetics: Simple answer: most who develop allergy it is because of genetics and environmental exposure to allergens. In reality it is much more complex than this. ...Read more

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Should I worry about allergies?

Should I worry about allergies?

If too many symptoms: Hay fever (allergies) is usually due to pollens that are in the air. Some people are allergic to molds and other substances. One can wear a mask when working outdoors or when hiking. Avoid playing outdoors when the pollen or smog levels are high. Medicines such as Claritin otc, zyrtec otc, or prescription eye drops and nasal steroid sprays are helpful. Allergy shots are another option. ...Read more

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Ragweed allergies, how to deal?

Ragweed allergies, how to deal?

Meds, Avoidance: Ragweed allergy presents with congestion, running, itching (eyes and nose), and post-nasal drip (season from August to first frost). See an Allergist in order to confirm suspicion. Intranasal steroid sprays and non-sedating antihistamines can be helpful as well as avoidance measures (keeping car and house windows close, avoid high pollen counts). Also allergy shots or new sublingual tablets. ...Read more

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What best medicine for allergy?

What best medicine for allergy?

Antihistamines: Antihistamines such claritin, (loratadine) zyrtec work for a lot of patients. ...Read more

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Symptoms of titanium allergies?

Symptoms of titanium allergies?

Nothing special: Allergic reactions are pretty common and for the most part not specific to the specific antigen (cause). If the exposure to titanium is direct skin contact, would expect redness and possible swelling there. See:http://j.Mp/vgz70k. ...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