Increased IgE means the patient has increased serum immunoglobins E antibodies in the body. IgE levels can rise for many reasons, like infection, allergy, or asthma. Some food items like soya, peanuts, wheat, and fish can also lead to an increase in IgE.
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Query: Hi doctor, This is for my son, who is 18 years old. He was identified as having mild anemia when he was 12 years old. The doctor who was consulted suggested him to take iron supplements, and he recovered. In the past, he had eczema as well. It was very severe when he was a child. Later, when he grew... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Thank you for your query. Your child can have asthma or allergic upper respiratory tract infection due to allergy problems. It is a type one hypersensitivity problem in which, because of allergic stimulation, dyspnea occurs by bronchoconstriction. IgE (Immunoglobulin E... Read Full »