Parental smoking and development of allergic sensitization from birth to adolescence.

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Summary of "Parental smoking and development of allergic sensitization from birth to adolescence."

The relation between secondhand tobacco smoke (SHS) exposure and the development of allergic sensitization in children is unclear. The aim of this study was to determine whether maternal smoking during pregnancy and postnatal SHS exposure contributes to the development of allergic sensitization in children and adolescents up to 16 years of age.


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Name: Allergy
ISSN: 1398-9995


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