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Diagnosis of Allergic Rhinitis
Your doctor or allergist will begin by taking a detailed medical history. This will include questions about your lifestyle, eating habits, family and medical history, and medication use. A physical exam will be done. The inside of your nose will be checked for signs of inflammation.
Testing for allergic rhinitis may include:
Allergic rhinitis. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
Allergic rhinitis information. American College of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology website. Available at: http://www.acaai.o... . Accessed April 26, 2013.
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