Ethnic differences in peanut allergy patterns in South African children with atopic dermatitis.

BACKGROUND The prevalence of peanut allergy in South Africa is unknown, but previously thought to be low, particularly in black South Africans. This study aimed to determine the prevalence of component patterns and predictive values of screening tests in peanut allergy in South African children with atopic dermatitis (AD). METHODOLOGY This was a… CONTINUE READING