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Oral immunotherapy to peanut is effective in desensitizing patients but has significant side effects including anaphylaxis and gastro-intestinal symptoms. In most protocols peanut is administered in a vehicle food.
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Name: Clinical and experimental allergy : journal of the British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Peanut allergy (PA) is a significant and increasing problem, interfering with psychological development and family life. The standard recommendation to avoid peanut products and have access to injecta...
Oral immunotherapy (OIT) is currently recommended as a treatment option for peanut allergic patients. Data regarding its long-term compliance and efficacy in real-life is required.
The clinical relevance of increasing an allergic individual's peanut sensitivity threshold by immunotherapy, i.e., eliciting dose (ED) to 300 or 1000 mg peanut protein, has not been previously charact...
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The term allergy is used to describe a response, within the body, to a substance, which is not necessarily harmful in itself, but results in an immune response and a reaction that causes symptoms and disease in a predisposed person, which in turn can cau...