A 36-year-old male asked:
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please suggest some questions about allergies that i should ask my doctor.

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Dr. John McMahan
48 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Could: Could I have sinusitis in addition to allergy? Many allergy patients are infected as well.
Answered on Sep 14, 2014
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Dr. Michael Rothman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
What: What are some good drug-free alternatives in treating allergy symptoms?
Answered on Jun 16, 2014
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Dr. William Harris
33 years experience Family Medicine
Do: Do you know of a local honey-maker who can sell me product from around here to help my allergies?
Answered on Apr 2, 2013
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
What: What is the best way to reach long term control of nasal allergies with the least side effects.
Answered on Mar 16, 2013
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
What: What can I do at home to minimize my exposure to indoor triggers of my allergies?
Answered on Mar 26, 2013
Dr. Thomas Johnson
27 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
What: What specific allergies do I have? How can i avoid them? What are my treatment options?
Answered on Sep 29, 2016
Dr. Victor Bonuel
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Would: Would you do a skin test or blood test to check which food or agents I am allergic to?
Answered on Dec 10, 2013
Dr. Michael P Vaughn
34 years experience Allergy and Immunology
For: For recurrent sinus or ear infections, ask for an humoral immune system evaluation.
Answered on Jun 3, 2014
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Dr. Nayla Mumneh
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Ask: Ask your doctor for a list of your allergy triggers.
Answered on Mar 29, 2013
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
41 years experience Internal Medicine
Most: Most milk-allergic children outgrow the allergy by 7 years of age. Ask the doctor about trying milk.
Answered on Mar 29, 2013
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
33 years experience Allergy and Immunology
To: To evaluate the sinuses, limited sinus cat scans are best; don't waste time/radiation with x-ray.
Answered on Feb 8, 2015
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Dr. Michael Zacharisen
33 years experience Allergy and Immunology
If: If swelling occurs without hives & other family members have it, see a doctor about hereditary angioedema!
Answered on Sep 29, 2016
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