The natural history of peanut allergy.

  title={The natural history of peanut allergy.},
  author={S. Allan Bock and Fred M Atkins},
  journal={The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology},
  volume={83 5},
Between 1973 and 1985, 114 children, aged 2 to 14 years, underwent double-blind, placebo-controlled, food challenge (DBPCFC) to peanut. Thirty-two of 46 children with symptoms produced by DBPCFC to peanut were included in this longitudinal evaluation. Contact was made with the 32 subjects 2 to 14 years after their positive DBPCFC to peanut. All 32 subjects had exhibited a positive puncture skin test to peanut at the time of the original evaluation. Sixteen subjects had experienced symptoms… CONTINUE READING

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