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I got a steriod shot for my asthma fri.I have an appt. Mon. To test my IgE level and other lab test for my ashma.Will the shot interfer with the resul?

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Dr. David Liu
Internal Medicine & Pediatrics

In brief: Possibly

Steroids paradoxically increase the synthesis, and thus levels of ige.
Thus, your levels might be changed by this shot. If possible, you might want to reschedule the testing.

In brief: Possibly

Steroids paradoxically increase the synthesis, and thus levels of ige.
Thus, your levels might be changed by this shot. If possible, you might want to reschedule the testing.
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