Doctor Q&A for Dr. Justin Greiwe

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Dr. Justin Greiwe
12 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Vocal cord dysfunction vs. Idiopathic environmental intolerance: Could be worthwhile considering vocal cord dysfunction (paradoxical vocal fold movement) as a contributing factor. This condition is often acutely exa ... Read More
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
12 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Elevated WBC: An elevated WBC could be a normal response to a recent viral or bacterial infection. Flonase should have no effect on your white count. Review recent ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
12 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Elevated IgE: There are a number of different reasons to have an elevated total IgE including various atopic diseases like asthma, allergic rhinitis, eczema, etc.; ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
12 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Contact dermatitis: Sounds like you are suffering from allergic contact dermatitis from makeup product. OTC antihistamines can help with itch but the best treatment for c ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
12 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Not likely: These medications should not effect ANA level on lab results.
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
12 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See Allergist: Might be worthwhile seeing an Allergist for further workup and evaluation. Skin testing or blood testing for sensitivity to both indoor/outdoor allerg ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
12 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Cholinergic hives: You could be suffering from cholinergic urticaria (hives) as your condition seems to be somewhat responsive to antihistamines. I would recommend seein ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
12 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Good Skin Hygiene: Avoid long/hot showers and harsh and drying cleansers. Apply fragrance-free moisturizer like Vanicream, Cetaphil, or Aquaphor immediately after shower ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
12 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Frequent colds: Recurrent cold symptoms are common, especially in families who have children in daycare. Encourage good hand washing at home but most of these infecti ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
12 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Albuterol expired: When medications get older they tend to loose potency over time. I would suggest getting a refill for the upcoming year as this medication is very use ... Read More
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