allergies or asthma?would love feedback

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   Posted 6/28/2013 8:41 PM (GMT -6)   
hey everyone first off thanks for looking. Ive been having some tight chest a little shortness of breath and tight back I have had a CT scan, 3 EKG, went to the Pulmonologist, have had numerous doctor and ER visits and chet xrays and everytime they have come back normal with everything. I had a blood allergy test and my doctor said average score for a result is around .08 and for dust i score a 13! is it possible that allergies is causing my asthma problems? thanks again for looking and best wishes

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   Posted 7/7/2013 5:49 PM (GMT -6)   
It's possible that allergies can be causing your issues but I encourage you to see an allergist for proper allergy testing. Blood tests are highly unreliable. An allergist should be able to help you more.
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