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Do i need to be born with asthma or can it come at any age?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics

In brief: Confusing question

Someone is not born with asthma but may be born with the genetic predisposition and first show it in early childhood.
Significant asthma is often quite apparent before a year of age in males and 4 in females. Yet there are some that remain free of symptoms until mid adolescence or adulthood.They likely all have some genetic factors at birth.

In brief: Confusing question

Someone is not born with asthma but may be born with the genetic predisposition and first show it in early childhood.
Significant asthma is often quite apparent before a year of age in males and 4 in females. Yet there are some that remain free of symptoms until mid adolescence or adulthood.They likely all have some genetic factors at birth.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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