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How do I tell if I have real allergies or vasomotor rhinitis?

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Dr. Andrew Murphy
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Testing

Rhinitis is just a stuff, running nose, with maybe sneezing.
Allergic rhinitis is rhinitis that is caused by allergies and this is determined by skin testing. Vasomotor rhinits can co exist with ar and typically is triggered by cold air, odors, perfumes, bad smells.

In brief: Testing

Rhinitis is just a stuff, running nose, with maybe sneezing.
Allergic rhinitis is rhinitis that is caused by allergies and this is determined by skin testing. Vasomotor rhinits can co exist with ar and typically is triggered by cold air, odors, perfumes, bad smells.
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