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Treatment

Patient treatment may include:

  • Acute medical care for your condition
  • Long-term care for your condition
  • Education for avoiding allergies
  • Inhaler and nasal spray techniques
  • Urgent treatment for asthma attacks and sinus infections
  • Comprehensive evaluation by an allergy/asthma specialist, ear/nose /throat specialist, nurse practitioner and patient educator
  • IVIG Infusion therapy for immunodeficiency
  • Prescribing injectable treatments for severe asthma
  • Prescribing medication, such as omalizumab (xolair) for treating chronic hives