Allergy

Allergy Symptoms

Allergy symptoms differ depending on the type of allergy. Allergy symptoms typically involve the airways, sinuses, nasal passages and skin. They can range from mild to severe. Some patients may develop anaphylaxis, a potentially fatal reaction that causes swelling in the throat and breathing difficulties. Symptoms may develop within seconds of exposure and include abdominal…

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Immunotherapy

Immunotherapy Immunotherapy is a method of allergy treatment that involves introducing small amounts of allergen to your body and then gradually building up doses over a period of time until you develop an immunity. There are two types of immunotherapy treatments: subcutaneous immunotherapy (SCIT), also known as allergy shots, and sublingual immunotherapy (SLIT), or allergy…

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Allergy Testing

Allergy tests may help find allergies to things you eat, touch, or breathe in. They are usually skin or blood tests. Here are Eastern Shore ENT we provide allergy tests for you! So, when should you have allergy tests? If you have allergy symptoms, you may get relief from self-help steps and over-the-counter drugs. If these…

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