Symptom Guide

Symptom Guide

Allergic reactions can affect different areas of the body but are most likely to appear on the skin, in the tummy area and the respiratory tract. Please browse the symptom guide if you are looking for detailed explanations and pictures to each condition possibly caused by food allergy.

Symptom Guide » Other » Eye, Lip and Facial Swelling

Eye, Lip and Facial Swelling

Definition

A swelling is an abnormal accumulation of fluid beneath the skin.

It can occur throughout the body or a specific part or organ can be affected. Swelling is considered one of the five characteristics of inflammation.

Allergic reactions can lead to swelling in the face, including around the eyes.

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  • Jenita 2011-11-05

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