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How does desensitization therapy work for people with allergies?

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

Allergy vaccine therapy (ait) is a very complex immunologic treatment.
Basically what ait does is stops one's body from seeing an allergen as an allergen. The result is less allergy antibody production and less symptoms. The immunology of this is very complex and fills textbooks.

In brief: Complex answer

Allergy vaccine therapy (ait) is a very complex immunologic treatment.
Basically what ait does is stops one's body from seeing an allergen as an allergen. The result is less allergy antibody production and less symptoms. The immunology of this is very complex and fills textbooks.
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