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Should I talk to my doctor about my egg allergy symptoms?

You should always talk to your doctor about your egg allergy symptoms, even when they are mild. Though an egg allergy reaction may seem minor, it's possible for subsequent reactions to become more serious. By confirming the diagnosis and getting proper treatment and information from your doctor, you help can avoid future reactions.

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