Dr. Yasmin West Khan MD
Allergist and Immunologist (Pediatric) | Pediatric Allergy/Immunology2200 Childrens Way 8160 Dot Nashville TN, 37232
Dr. Yasmin Khan practices Pediatric Allergy Medicine in Nashville, TN. A pediatric allergist/immunologist finds and treats allergies and immune system problems that child patients suffer from. Dr. Khan treats the reactions caused by pet dander, pollen, dust, mold spores, insect stings, food, and medications; those reactions include asthma, hay fever, hives, eczema, or a very severe and unusual reaction called anaphylaxis.
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- Is Vaccination an Old Method or Another Achievement of the Modern Era?
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- Are Food Allergies More Common in Children Than we Thought?
The results of a large study published in the journal Pediatrics, has shown that childhood food allergies are more common and dangerous than previously thought. In this study, researchers conducted a detailed survey of about 38,000 families who had at least one child under the age of 18-years-old....
- How Is Lupus Diagnosed?
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- Allergy Reality Launches Tools for Advocating and Educating Those with Food Sensitivities
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