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is it possible to be allergic to cigarettes?

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Dr. Jeffrey Rosch
48 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Not allergic to cigs: There are many well documented negative effects of cigarette smoking, but true ige mediated reactions are not one of them.
Answered on Aug 6, 2012

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