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Can a child develop an allergy to latex very early on?

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Dr. Andrew Murphy
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Latex allergy can develop anytime provide the right clinical exposures and symptoms develop.

In brief: Yes

Latex allergy can develop anytime provide the right clinical exposures and symptoms develop.
Dr. Andrew Murphy
Dr. Andrew Murphy
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Dr. Michael Zacharisen
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Spina bifida

Infants and children with spina bifida (improper closure of vertebra around the spinal cord) is a risk factor for children to develop latex allergy.
Infants with this should avoid latex since birth.

In brief: Spina bifida

Infants and children with spina bifida (improper closure of vertebra around the spinal cord) is a risk factor for children to develop latex allergy.
Infants with this should avoid latex since birth.
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
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