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Should I worry about allergies with hyaluronic acid?

Keith Roach, MD
Internal Medicine
Hyaluronic acid is made with substances from chicken combs -- the "combs" on the top of chickens' heads. For this reason people with diagnosed egg, bird or feather allergies should avoid hyaluronic acid injections.

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