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ASCIA – Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy

The Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA) is the peak professional body of clinical immunology and allergy specialists in Australia and New Zealand. ASCIA promotes and advances the study and knowledge of immune and allergic diseases, including asthma.

ASCIA promotes and advances the study and knowledge of immune and allergic diseases, including asthma.

The mission of ASCIA is to advance the science and practice of clinical immunology and allergy, by promoting education and the highest standard of ethical medical practice.

ASCIA is also dedicated to informing the community on allergy, asthma and immunology issues. They aim to provide up to date and reliable information to enable patients and their doctors to make informed choices about management for allergy, asthma and immune diseases.

ASCIA develops, reviews and endorses training resources, position papers and guidelines in the areas of allergy, asthma and immune diseases for health professionals.

ASCIA develops, reviews and endorses educational resources and training resources for people to access reliable and up to date information on allergy, asthma and immune diseases.

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Last reviewed: November 2012

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Food allergy - Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA)

Peanut, Tree Nut and Seed AllergyAllergic and Toxic Reactions to SeafoodCoconut AllergyCow's Milk (Dairy) AllergyDietary avoidance for food allergyFood Allergen Challenges FAQFood AllergyFood Allergy FAQsLupin Allergy

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Food allergy - Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA)

Food allergy occurs in around 1 in 20 children and in about 2 in 100 adults. The most common triggers are egg, cow's milk, peanut, tree nuts, seafood, sesame, soy, fish and wheat.

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Autoimmunity - Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA)

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)Autoimmune DiseasesAutoimmune Diseases

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About allergy - Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA)

About Allergy. Anaphylaxis - the most severe form of allergic reaction

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Nasal polyps - Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA)

Nasal polyps are soft, jelly-like overgrowths of the lining of the sinuses. They look like grapes on the end of a stalk. They occur in around 1 in 200 people, mostly by the age of 40 years.

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Allergy prevention - Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA)

ASCIA infant feeding and allergy prevention

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Peanut and treenut - Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA)

The ASCIA diet sheet general information should be printed in conjunction with the ASCIA diet sheet for peanut and treenut.

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Pollen calendar - guide to common allergenic pollen - Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA)

The Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA) is the peak professional body of clinical immunology and allergy in Australia and New Zealand. ASCIA promotes and advances the study and knowledge of immune and allergic diseases, including asthma.

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Asthma and Allergy Overview - Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA)

AsthmaAllergyThunderstorm Asthma

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Insect allergy (bites and stings) - Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA)

Allergic reactions to Bites and Stings, Jack Jumper Ant Allergy, Tick Allergies

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