Efficacy and safety of immunotherapy for allergies to Alternaria alternata in children.

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Summary of "Efficacy and safety of immunotherapy for allergies to Alternaria alternata in children."

The safety and efficacy of specific immunotherapy for mold allergy are not known in children and adolescents.

Affiliation

Department of Internal Medicine, Asthma and Allergy, Barlicki University Hospital, Medical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland.

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This article was published in the following journal.

Name: The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology
ISSN: 1097-6825
Pages: 502-508.e6

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