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Can you be allergic to another person?

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Dr. Steven Machtinger
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Yes.

Women can develop allergy to their partner's semen leading to anaphylaxis during intercourse.
Fortunately, this is a very rare problem.

In brief: Yes.

Women can develop allergy to their partner's semen leading to anaphylaxis during intercourse.
Fortunately, this is a very rare problem.
Dr. Steven Machtinger
Dr. Steven Machtinger
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Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine

In brief: No

No, allergies are to specific proteins.
More likely, you're allergic to something that person wears like a natural fiber of clothing, a perfume/cologne, a lotion/cream, or something external on their body or clothes like cat dander for example.

In brief: No

No, allergies are to specific proteins.
More likely, you're allergic to something that person wears like a natural fiber of clothing, a perfume/cologne, a lotion/cream, or something external on their body or clothes like cat dander for example.
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