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Are asthma specialists lung specialists or allergy specialists?

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Dr. Faryal Ghaffar
Pediatrics
3 doctors agree

In brief: Asthma Specialist

Asthma specialist usually are allergist as well.
Asthma is mostly allergy induced. Asthma specialist can do allergy test as well.

In brief: Asthma Specialist

Asthma specialist usually are allergist as well.
Asthma is mostly allergy induced. Asthma specialist can do allergy test as well.
Dr. Faryal Ghaffar
Dr. Faryal Ghaffar
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Dr. Bin Sung
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Both

Both specialties are trained in asthma.

In brief: Both

Both specialties are trained in asthma.
Dr. Bin Sung
Dr. Bin Sung
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Dr. Tracy Sinha
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Otherway round

Asthma specialists are lung specialist , who deals with all kind of lung problems extenssively and know how to work on lung machines in the hospitals.
Allergist handle allergies and asthma.

In brief: Otherway round

Asthma specialists are lung specialist , who deals with all kind of lung problems extenssively and know how to work on lung machines in the hospitals.
Allergist handle allergies and asthma.
Dr. Tracy Sinha
Dr. Tracy Sinha
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