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Can a child have food allergies and not showing any symptoms?

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 8:39 AM on Aug. 10, 2009 in Kids' Health

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  • Yes & No. yes the body can react to food internally. No because it is not a "big" enough reaction for the medical field to classify it as an allergy.

    A RAST test for IgG can determine to what extent the body is reacting. Problematic foods are graded on a scale of 1-4. 4 is a life threatening allergy. 1 -2 are considered a sensitivity. 3 is a potential allergy.

    Any foods falling into the range can cause problems internally & behaviorally.
    motherofhope98

    Answer by motherofhope98 at 11:44 AM on Aug. 10, 2009

  • yes
    jewjewbee

    Answer by jewjewbee at 8:53 AM on Aug. 10, 2009

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