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Hyper-IgD syndrome

Other Names for this Disease
  • Hyper IgD syndrome
  • Hyperimmunoglobulinemia D and periodic fever syndrome
  • Periodic fever Dutch type
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Your Question

Are there certain foods that can trigger a flare up of hyper IgD syndrome? 

Our Answer

We have identified the following information that we hope you find helpful. If you still have questions, please contact us.

Are there any foods that are known to trigger attacks in individuals with hyper IgD syndrome?

A search of the resources available to us did not identify any reports of foods that have been found to cause attacks in individuals with hyper IgD syndrome. We encourage you to discuss any specific factors which appear to trigger attacks in your particular case with your health care provider(s).
Last updated: 8/25/2011

What factors may precipitate attacks in individuals with hyper IgD syndrome?

Fever episodes in individuals with hyper IgD syndrome can be triggered by vaccinations, surgery, injury, or stress.[1][2]
Last updated: 3/5/2013