Food Allergy and Disorders of the Central Nervous System in Childhood

  • J. Egger

Abstract

Interactions between psyche and soma are complex, and nowhere is this better demonstrated than in patients with multiple food allergies. In these patients psychosomatic and somatopsychic influences sometimes interact to such an extent that without systematic controlled provocation studies it would be impossible to accept a causative role for foods at all.

Keywords

Placebo Fatigue Maize Serotonin Explosive 

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