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A 30-year-old female asked:

Yesterday i was exposed to bleach for approximately 11 hrs off and on, breathing the fumes and also exposure through cuts on my hands. today i woke up with a terrible migraine, stuffy/runny nose, chills and a general feeling of malaise. could this be rela

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Dr. Corey Clay
Allergy and Immunology 10 years experience
Yes: This would be consistent with irritant effect from the fumes, particularly if bothersome during the exposure. Increase ventilation next time if possible and/or consider wearing protective equipment. It may also be coincidence (if, for example, you've contracted a cold)

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Last updated Nov 12, 2015

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