PEDIATRIC ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY, vol.28, no.1, pp.38-43, 2017 (SCI-Expanded)
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PEDIATRIC ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated:
Background: Although kiwifruit is known as a common cause of food allergy, population-based studies concerning the prevalence of kiwifruit allergy do not exist. We aimed to determine the prevalence and clinical characteristics of IgE-mediated kiwifruit allergy in 6-18-year-old urban schoolchildren in a region where kiwifruit is widely cultivated.