Patient :Hi. I am allergic to guinea pigs. When I am around them I sneeze alot, my eyes water, and my throat is very itchy. I am currently in Lima, Peru and I want to try to eat "cuy" aka, guinea pigs. Would I have a reaction if i ate the meat of the guinea pig?
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