The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Your Condition and Treatment

Conditions Treated

The Allergy Clinic is a referral based clinic for the diagnosis and management of children with complex allergic diseases including:

  • Food allergy
  • Anaphylaxis – severe allergic reaction
  • Hay fever (Allergic Rhinitis)
  • Asthma
  • Allergy-related skin disorders – such as eczema, dermatitis,
  • Urticaria (hives) and angioedema (swelling) (chronic, idiopathic, cold/heat induced etc.)
  • Oral allergy syndrome
  • Bee and wasp sting allergy
  • Latex allergy
  • Drug (medication) allergy

The Allergy Passport

passport3The Allergy Adventures’ Passport Pack has been specially designed to help parents and carers explain to children what will happen on the day of their visit to the allergy clinic, thereby helping to reduce anxiety levels. It also helps the clinical l team to introduce an element of fun into the clinic and is a useful distraction during painful procedures. The passport is being rolled put across the Allergy Clinics.  You can read all about the launch and our plans.