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What type of allergy makes the most childhood anaphylactic reactions?

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Dr. Randolph Thomas
Pediatrics
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In brief: Food allergies

Food allergens are the most common causes of childhood anaphylactic reactions with peanuts, tree nuts, fish, shellfish, cow's milk, soy and eggs being among the most common.
Stinging insects, medications and latex rubber are also among the more common causes.

In brief: Food allergies

Food allergens are the most common causes of childhood anaphylactic reactions with peanuts, tree nuts, fish, shellfish, cow's milk, soy and eggs being among the most common.
Stinging insects, medications and latex rubber are also among the more common causes.
Dr. Randolph Thomas
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Dr. Terri Graham
Pediatrics
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In brief: Peanuts

Food is the most common trigger of anaphylaxis in children, especially peanuts and tree nuts.
Other foods include shellfish, fish, milk, eggs, soy and sesame.

In brief: Peanuts

Food is the most common trigger of anaphylaxis in children, especially peanuts and tree nuts.
Other foods include shellfish, fish, milk, eggs, soy and sesame.
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