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My mom got serum sicknessa few years ago, so am I likely to get it someday?

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Dr. Joel Selter
Pediatrics - Allergy & Asthma
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In brief: Serum sickness

Highly unlikely. I am not aware that serum sickness reactions portend reactions for other family members which we sometimes see in patient with ige mediated reactions to medications- though the studies are equivocal.

In brief: Serum sickness

Highly unlikely. I am not aware that serum sickness reactions portend reactions for other family members which we sometimes see in patient with ige mediated reactions to medications- though the studies are equivocal.
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