Is serum total IgE levels a good predictor of allergies in children?

  title={Is serum total IgE levels a good predictor of allergies in children?},
  author={Hema Satwani and Arshalooz Rehman and Sohail A Ashraf and Anwar Hassan},
  journal={JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association},
  volume={59 10},
OBJECTIVE To study the role of Serum Total IgE levels as a marker of allergy and to see its association with different host and environmental factors, its association with different systemic allergies and with the increased allergic systemic involvement. METHODS A cross sectional comparative study was conducted at Liaquat National Hospital Paediatric Medicine Unit and Outpatient Clinic, from December 2007 to October 2008. Two hundred and fifty eight children in the age group 6 months to 12… CONTINUE READING
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