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When in life can asthma develop?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. John Chiu
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
3 doctors agree

In brief: At any age

Although most people first develop asthma in childhood, asthma can indeed develop at any age possibly triggered by a viral infection.
The younger the person, the more likely allergy plays a role.

In brief: At any age

Although most people first develop asthma in childhood, asthma can indeed develop at any age possibly triggered by a viral infection.
The younger the person, the more likely allergy plays a role.
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