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hypersensitivity reaction to the ingestion or injection of a substance (a protein or drug) resulting from prior contact with a substance

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While treating mild-to-moderate food allergic reactions, the patient should be closely monitored for any signs or symptoms of an anaphylactic reaction.
[1,2,5,6] The present case was associated with Giant viable hydatid cyst and ruptured hydatid cyst without anaphylactic reaction. Following left lower lobectomy, patient improved well and she is under follow up.
During surgical removal of the hydatid cyst, it may get ruptured, releasing highly antigenic content in the body cavity or circulation, which causes Ig E mediated anaphylactic reaction. Some reports have cited a 0.2% -3.3% incidence of anaphylactic shock following surgical removal of hydatid cyst [2] Overall, during medical and surgical procedures, muscle relaxants have been shown to be responsible for 60%-70% of anaphylaxis cases, latex for 10%-20%, Antibiotics for 5%-20%, and colloids and induction agents for about 3%-5% of cases!3'4 The common features of anaphylactic reaction are hypotension , tachycardia, desaturation, increase airway pressure & decrease etco2.
Taking the anaphylactic reaction to be due to the use of powdered gloves, latex allergy was not considered.
Ecinoccocal cysts always carry the risk of rupture and anaphylactic reaction. In addition to anaphylactic reaction, there is a risk of dissemination of ecinoccocal scolexes and daughter cysts to the healthy viscera.
Most allergic reactions are IgE-mediated anaphylactic reactions.
The MHRA has issued an alert for all medical devices and medicinal products containing chlorhexidine following numerous reports of anaphylactic reactions after the use of these products.
She recorded anaphylactic reaction of unknown cause as the cause of death.
* Can cause anaphylactic reaction to previous hepatitis B virus (HBV) vaccine.
Anaphylactic reaction: an immune system hypersensitivity reaction that is mediated by immunoglobulin E
Those experiencing an anaphylactic reaction may feel unwell or dizzy or may faint because of a sudden drop in blood pressure.
Dr Adam Fox, Consultant Paediatric Allergist, said: "Having an anaphylactic reaction can be a frightening experience and be potentially life threatening for the patient.
Howard, 70, was admitted to hospital in Sydney on Friday after suffering an anaphylactic reaction during routine dental treatment, the news agency said, quoting a leading opposition frontbencher, according to Reuters.
The doctor was negligent in prescribing ceftriaxone, which caused an anaphylactic reaction, acute circulatory collapse, and death.