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Severe Allergic Reaction (Anaphylactic Shock) (cont.)

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American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology

American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology

Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Network - This Web site shows the proper way to use the epinephrine self-infection kit.

Medically reviewed by Michael Manning, MD; American Board of Allergy & Immunology


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 6/10/2014
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