can anybody tell me how long the affects of black mold exposure typically last

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Can anybody tell me how long the affects of black mold exposure typically last?

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This would vary depending on the sensitivity of the person involved with the dose of the exposue being a factor as well. I would expect that removal of ALL exposure to the black Mold as well as providing for elimination of other inciting factors such as dust, dustmites for symptoms to be resolved within 2 to 4 weeks if not sooner.
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Can there be any remedies like first aid for black mold exposure?

Keep house dry

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Black mold (in most cases Aspergillus and Penicillium), accumulate when there is excessive water and humidity. In most cases it is due to a flood, natural or water leaking fro pipes or rain. Exposure for a short period is usually harmless. Longer or exposure to extreme concentrations will cause health effects. Affected areas have to be professionally cleaned and the cause corrected.
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Dr. Joel H. Selter answered:

Is there a test that can confirm that a chronic illness is due to black mold exposure?

Remove the mold!!!

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Like with much of what we do we make make various assumptions based upon associations. What can be done is test for presence of mold, test for allergic/IgE sensitivity to mold, also for hypersensitivity/IgG to mold. Removal of mold is essential and response to this removal can suggest that the mold was responsible.
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What treatments are there to help health related issues from long term black mold exposure?

Evidence lacking

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Unfortunately, there is not a body of scientific evidence to support the concept that exposure to black mold causes specific symptoms or diseases. When I have a patient who believes they have this problem, I check them for mold allergies and encourage them to get their exposure problem resolved. I also check them for chronic infections and if they have those, I check immune function.
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Dr. Nika Ferdowsi answered:

Can black mold exposure be causing my chronic fatigue and a tight band like feeling around my head?

Could Be

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If you have already been diagnosed with Chronic Fatigue (CF), it is possible that the black mold is contributing to your symptoms. CF is still a new diagnosis in the medical community, and there is still much we do not know about it. Black mold is dangerous for anyone to be around. Whether or not there is a connection with CF is not clear, but you certainly should avoid being around it.
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Dr. Mark Avdalovic answered:

How do you treat black mold exposure?

Avoid it

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if a person is allergic to it, there are medictaions such as inhaled or oral steroids as well as antihistamines and leukotriene inhibitors. however of the patient has not sensitivity of allergy to mold there will likely be no consequence for exposure
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Dr. Maziar Rezvani answered:

How can you tell if you’ve had mold exposure?

Look for "Mildew"

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Look for areas of water leakage, or poor water drainage, which would promote mold growth. Look for mildew stains and/or a "musty" smell. Clinical symptoms can vary from dizziness, mental "fogginess", upper and lower respiratory symptoms, tiredness, headaches and dizziness. If your suspicions are high you should consider hiring a reputable mold testing specialist and performing remediation.
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How long would it take until the onset of symptoms from mold exposure?

Mold exposure

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the symptoms vary depending on several factors: if the person is allergic to mold or not, the type of mold and the amount of mold exposed to. Symptoms can vary also from respiratory symptoms to more complex symptoms. this is a vague question to answer
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Dr. EVAN Leibowitz answered:

Can mold exposure cause accute myositis?

No

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No study has proven a relationship between mold exposure and acute myositis.
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Can throat ulcers be a symptom of mold exposure?

No

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More likely a viral infection - Coxsackie viruse causes herpangina with fever and ulcers on the soft palate and throat.
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