Single and multiple food allergies in infants with proctocolitis


Koksal B. T. , Baris Z., Ozcay F., Ozbek O. Y.

ALLERGOLOGIA ET IMMUNOPATHOLOGIA, vol.46, no.1, pp.3-8, 2018 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.aller.2017.02.006
  • Journal Name: ALLERGOLOGIA ET IMMUNOPATHOLOGIA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.3-8
  • Keywords: Allergic proctocolitis, Bloody stool, Colonoscopy, Eosinophil count, Multiple food allergies, Skin prick test, Specific immunoglobulin E, BREAST-FED INFANTS, ATOPY PATCH TEST, DIAGNOSIS, COLITIS, GUIDELINES, MANAGEMENT, CHILDREN

Abstract

Background: Food protein-induced allergic proctocolitis is a frequent cause of rectal bleeding in infants. Characteristics of infants with multiple food allergies have not been defined.