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if there is was a flood in my room a week ago, how long till i could get sick from being in the house with those spores?

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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Allergy and Immunology 17 years experience
Mold: What makes you think you will be getting sick? Did they find black or white mold in the walls or wall boards? Mold is endemic and can be found everywhere so if you have not had problems before there is no reason to believe you will get sick. You can always have an allergist test you to mold to see if you are allergic.

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