A 30-year-old member asked:
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do i have egg allergies? i smell like sulfur after i eat them.

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Dr. Andrew Murphy
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See below: Egg allergy causes itchiness, hives, lip or tongue swelling, shortness of breath, abd pain, nausea, vomiting, and in severe cases can lead to death. All suspected food allergies should be fully evaluated.
Answered on Dec 13, 2014

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