Fava Bean Allergy Symptoms

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A fava bean is a bean that is large, flat, white or pale green. Fava beans are also called broad bean, butter bean, pigeon bean, horse bean, tick bean, field bean, English bean, Windsor bean, or Boere bean..Favism involves an intolerance to the ingestion of fava beans or the inhalation of pollen from the Vicia faba plant. Sensitive individuals suffer from acute hemolytic anemia upon exposure with characteristic symptoms that include pallor, fatigue, dyspnea, nausea, abdominal and or back pain, fever, and chills..