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A 41-year-old member asked:

What does low ige means ?

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Dr. Tracy Sinha
Allergy and Immunology 54 years experience
Good news: Allergies may not play a big role, family history may not be contributing I think so.
Dr. Joel Selter
Pediatrics - Allergy & Asthma 38 years experience
Reduced allergy: If the ige is low it makes an allergic diathesis less likely but not zero. Additionally, the ige level could be reduced by taking prednisone/cortisone.

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