From: Predictive value of IgE/IgG_{4} antibody ratio in children with egg allergy

NFC | PFC | p value | |
---|---|---|---|

Number of patients | 45 | 60 | |

Age (y), median (range) | 4 (1–13) | 5 (1–12) | 0.06389* |

Male/female (n) | 30/15 | 34/26 | 0.4024* |

Frequency of allergic symptoms at accidental ingestion | |||

Once (n) | 35 | 37 | 0.067** |

2–10 times (n) | 3 | 14 | |

10 times (n) | 7 | 9 | |

Frequency of anaphylaxis at accidental ingestion (n) | 4/45 | 16/60 | 0.025* |

Duration since last episode (y; mean [SD]) | 3.2 (2.2) | 3.4 (1.7) | 0.3162* |

Condition of elimination | |||

Complete | 38 | 51 | 0.844* |

Partial^{#}
| 7 | 9 |