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What kind of food should one stay away from if diagnosed with carcinoid syndrome?

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Dr. Devon Webster
Internal Medicine - Oncology
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In brief: Avoid tyramine

Alcohol, aged cheeses, avocado, and processed foods containing tyramine may increase symptoms such as flushing, wheezing and diarrhea.
Avoid them!

In brief: Avoid tyramine

Alcohol, aged cheeses, avocado, and processed foods containing tyramine may increase symptoms such as flushing, wheezing and diarrhea.
Avoid them!
Dr. Devon Webster
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Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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Dr. Jerome Zacks
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: See reference

Monica warner, a nutritionist and wife of richard warner md, the world's most senior carcinoid expert, provided the most comprehensive tretise on this topic:
Carcinoid.Org/content/nutritional-concerns-carcinoid-patient-developing-nutrition-guidelines-persons-carcinoid-dis" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">http://www.Carcinoid.Org/content/nutritional-concerns-carcinoid-pa.

In brief: See reference

Monica warner, a nutritionist and wife of richard warner md, the world's most senior carcinoid expert, provided the most comprehensive tretise on this topic:
Carcinoid.Org/content/nutritional-concerns-carcinoid-patient-developing-nutrition-guidelines-persons-carcinoid-dis" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">http://www.Carcinoid.Org/content/nutritional-concerns-carcinoid-pa.
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