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Can asthma come back after it went away?

11 doctors weighed in
Dr. Sue Ferranti
Internal Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Some asthmatics go for long periods of time without any symptoms and then the symptoms return, sometimes years later.

In brief: Yes

Some asthmatics go for long periods of time without any symptoms and then the symptoms return, sometimes years later.
Dr. Sue Ferranti
Dr. Sue Ferranti
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3 doctors agree

In brief: Asthma return

Yes, depends of hormone, environmental, pregnancy .
If the asthmatic condition is related to exercise , easily return at exercise, .

In brief: Asthma return

Yes, depends of hormone, environmental, pregnancy .
If the asthmatic condition is related to exercise , easily return at exercise, .
Dr. Lourdes Margarita Landron-Garcia
Dr. Lourdes Margarita Landron-Garcia
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Dr. Gary Steven
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

We never speak of asthma as being "cured.
" very commonly, asthma starts in childhood and improves in the twenties and thirties. It can worsen at any time, particularly in allergic people who re-expose themselves to their allergens.

In brief: Yes

We never speak of asthma as being "cured.
" very commonly, asthma starts in childhood and improves in the twenties and thirties. It can worsen at any time, particularly in allergic people who re-expose themselves to their allergens.
Dr. Gary Steven
Dr. Gary Steven
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Dr. Steven Machtinger
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

The most common situation is the older child whose asthma resolves in adolescence only to return a decade or so later.

In brief: Yes

The most common situation is the older child whose asthma resolves in adolescence only to return a decade or so later.
Dr. Steven Machtinger
Dr. Steven Machtinger
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