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Babysitter was just told another kid in her care has anaphylactoid reactions. Should we worry?
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Dr. Steven Machtinger
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
5 doctors agree
In brief: Not contagious
Neither anaphylactic nor anaphylactoid reactions are contagious.
They are idiosyncratic responses of individuals' immune systems to foreign substances introduced into the body. They are not infections.

In brief: Not contagious
Neither anaphylactic nor anaphylactoid reactions are contagious.
They are idiosyncratic responses of individuals' immune systems to foreign substances introduced into the body. They are not infections.
Dr. Steven Machtinger
Dr. Steven Machtinger
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Dr. Manav Singla
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
In brief: No
Anaphylaxis or similar reactions are not contagious.
So no worry.

In brief: No
Anaphylaxis or similar reactions are not contagious.
So no worry.
Dr. Manav Singla
Dr. Manav Singla
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