What is an Immunologist?
A physician specially trained to diagnose, treat, and manage allergies, asthma, and immunologic disorders, including primary immunodeficiency disorders.
The immune system overreacts when exposed to mold.
Symptoms: Cough, itchy and watery eyes, hives, wheezing & difficulty breathing
An abnormal reaction to proteins in animals’ skin cells, saliva, or urine.
Symptoms: Sneezing, runny nose, wheezing & difficulty breathing
A large local reaction causes swelling that extends beyond the sting site.
Symptoms: Pain, redness, pimple-like spots, swelling, warmth & itching, trouble breathing, hives, rapid pulse, and dizziness
An unpleasant or dangerous immune system reaction to certain food.
Symptoms: Digestive problems, hives, swollen airwaves
Hay fever due to indoor allergens: dust mites, molds, etc.
Symptoms: Sneezing, runny nose, signs of asthma, red and itchy eyes.
An allergic reaction to tiny bugs that commonly live in house dust
Symptoms: Sneezing, runny nose, signs of asthma (wheezing & difficulty breathing)