Low vitamin D levels are associated with atopic dermatitis, but not allergic rhinitis, asthma, or IgE sensitization, in the adult Korean population.


BACKGROUND The effect of vitamin D on allergic conditions is unclear. In particular, large-scale, population-based studies examining this relationship in adult Asian populations are lacking. OBJECTIVE To evaluate the association between serum vitamin D levels and allergic conditions in the general adult Korean population. METHODS A cross-sectional study… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jaci.2013.10.055