Oral mite anaphylaxis by Thyreophagus entomophagus in a child: a case report

Abstract

Sensitization to Thyreophagus entomophagus, a storage mite, is uncommon and might produce occupational respiratory disorders in farmers. We present the first case of a child suffering anaphylaxis produced by ingestion of contaminated flour with Thyreophagus entomophagus. 
DOI: 10.1186/1476-7961-7-10

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