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Why do I have a reaction to raw fruit but not the cooked same fruit?

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Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine

In brief: Allergen altered

Cooking alters the conformation of the proteins which are causing your reaction and renders them non allergenic.
Sometimes it works the opposite way when patients are allergic to cooked and not raw food.

In brief: Allergen altered

Cooking alters the conformation of the proteins which are causing your reaction and renders them non allergenic.
Sometimes it works the opposite way when patients are allergic to cooked and not raw food.
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