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BACKGROUND There is a concern that allergic disease in childhood is higher than expected in Cuba. The aim of this study was to determine the risk factors for eczema of infants aged 12-15 months living in Havana. METHODS We used a cross-sectional epidemiological study design. Data on eczema symptoms and a wide range of lifestyle factors were collected by(More)
OBJECTIVE Immunoglobulin E (IgE) plays a key role in allergy disease pathogenesis, but little is known about the environmental factors associated with higher IgE levels in infants. The aim of this study was to determine the risk factors for elevated serum total IgE infants living in Havana. METHODS Eight hundred and seventy-seven infants provided blood(More)
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