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Is it possible to have asthma from birth and not know it until 14 ?

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Dr. Kevin Windisch
Pediatrics
5 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

It is easy to miss and many doctors have little or no training in pediatric pulmonary medicine.

In brief: Yes

It is easy to miss and many doctors have little or no training in pediatric pulmonary medicine.
Dr. Kevin Windisch
Dr. Kevin Windisch
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2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes.

Either by never having an attack before 14, or by mistaking attacks for colds.

In brief: Yes.

Either by never having an attack before 14, or by mistaking attacks for colds.
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
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Dr. Laura Anissian
Could be something you have developed during the past 14 years too.
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
Pediatrics

In brief: Yes

Unfortunately, as a pediatric uc/er doctor, I have seen countless numbers of kids who's asthma has been either missed or ignored.
I reeducate the parents and make "diplomatic suggestions to the pcp's to "look into this".

In brief: Yes

Unfortunately, as a pediatric uc/er doctor, I have seen countless numbers of kids who's asthma has been either missed or ignored.
I reeducate the parents and make "diplomatic suggestions to the pcp's to "look into this".
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
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