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Allergic to Dog dander - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Asthma and Allergy
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
User :   Hello the doctor told me im allergic to my dog. He is a german shepherd 1 year old. And i have recent ear infections. And he said its because of the dog. But i dont want to give it away. ANy advice on what i can do to keep him? What about outside? The blood test said Dog dander 0.67
Doctor :  
Let me read it.
User :   :(
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Have you undergone that allergic tests?
User :   yes
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
Are you allergic to only Dog dander?
User :   Yes
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :  
You need to avoid direct contact with your pet
User :   Can i keep him outside?
Doctor :   That will help
User :   because he is always inside
Doctor :   Do not do activities like bathing him, grooming,etc
Doctor :   If you come in contact with him, try to use facial mask
User :   okay....
Doctor :  
to prevent allergen contact
Doctor :  
Do you have any symptoms?
User :   no symtoms
Doctor :  
Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   so i wont have allergies like that?
Doctor :   If you are not symptomatic, try to take the precautions I mentioned

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