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What can be done for a shrimp allergy?

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Dr. Andrew Murphy
Allergy and Immunology 30 years experience
Avoidance: Shrimp allergy is potentially a life threatening reaction to shrimp. The current treatment for shrimp allergy is avoidance and making sure one has an injectable Epinephrine available at all times.
Dr. Michael Palumbo
Allergy and Immunology 24 years experience
Avoidance: Should avoid all shellfish and have self injectable Epinephrine on hand for any accidental ingestions.

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