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Thursday, December 12, 2013
Sewer Gases and Allergies
Can being exposed to sewer gases cause you problems with allergies?
Sewer gases are irritants that can aggravate allergies and asthma significantly in susceptible populations either in high acute amounts or chronic lower exposures.
Jonathan Bernstein, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati