Anaphylactic Shock

Anaphylaxis is a severe and potentially life-threatening reaction to a trigger such as an allergy. It's also known as anaphylactic shock. ...Source: NHS Choices UK1 ...

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Symptoms of Anaphylactic Shock

Symptoms of anaphylaxis Anaphylaxis usually develops suddenly and gets worse very quickly. The symptoms include:

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Causes List: Anaphylactic Shock

Some of the causes of the condition may include:3 Causes of Anaphylactic Shock:

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Causes List for Anaphylactic Shock

Some possible causes of Anaphylactic Shock or similar disorders may include:4

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Treatments: Anaphylactic Shock

What to do if someone has anaphylaxis Anaphylaxis is a medical emergency. It can be very serious if not treated quickly. If someone has symptoms of anaphylaxis, you should:

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Prevention of Anaphylactic Shock

Preventing anaphylaxis If you have a serious allergy or have experienced anaphylaxis before, it's important to try to prevent future episodes. The following can help reduce your risk:

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  1. Source: NHS Choices UK: conditions/ Anaphylaxis/ 
  2. ibid.
  3. Source: Human Phenotype Ontology
  4. Source: Algorithmically Generated List

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