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Table 2 Allergy-associated parameters among children with food hypersensitivity

From: Health-related quality of life in food hypersensitive schoolchildren and their families: parents' perceptions

  N = 134 (%)
Food reactions   
Gastro-intestinal symptoms 67 (50)
OAS – Oral Allergy Syndrome 63 (47)
Difficulty breathing 53 (40)
Skin symptoms 50 (37)
Anaphylaxis 20 (15)
Eye-nose symptoms 19 (14)
Food reactions during the last 12 months 60 (45)
Allergic diseases 100 (75)
Rhino conjunctivitis 69 (52)
Eczema 64 (48)
Asthma 44 (33)
Additional allergy/hypersensitivity 95 (71)
Additional family member with food hypersensitivity 78 (58)
Parent(s) 49 (37)
Sibling(s) 45 (34)