A 38-year-old member asked:
how does immunotherapy work?
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Dr. Manav Singla answered
22 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Like vaccine: Allergen immunotherapy works like a vaccine. Your body responds to the injected amounts of a particular allergen, given in gradually increasing doses, by developing an immunity or tolerance to the allergen(s).
Answered on Jul 5, 2012
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