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Write-up: Patient reported having reaction to flu shot in past so was being monitored closer. Upon her completion of 30 min observation, patient felt lump on throat, slight pain to touch on upper chest, slight headache, some redness to chest area and arms. Patient came prepared and took 25mg of chewable Benadryl at 10:13am, two minutes after symptoms began. 20 minutes later lump on throat was gone and redness to skin had disappeared. Symptoms resolved, patient was monitored for an extra 15min, asymptomatic upon leaving, had husband waiting outside to drive her home. Patient has EpiPen and understands if any sx return, chest pain, trouble breathing, should go to ED.
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