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Skin prick test predictive values for the outcome of cashew challenges in children

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Background: Cashew is a common cause of tree nut allergy in children. To date there have been few studies of diagnostic tests for cashew allergy, and positive predictive values (PPVs) for cashew as well as other tree nuts are largely extrapolated from studies of peanut allergy. How relevant these cutoffs are for cashew has not been formally explored.
Objective: We aimed to establish skin prick test (SPT) wheal sizes that correlated to 95% PPV fo... Expand abstract
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.jaip.2019.05.057

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Publisher:
Elsevier
Journal:
Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice More from this journal
Volume:
8
Issue:
1
Pages:
141-148.e2
Publication date:
2019-07-02
Acceptance date:
2019-05-29
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EISSN:
2213-2198
ISSN:
2213-2201
Pmid:
31276826
Language:
English
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1054782
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2020-01-15

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