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Table 5 Prevalence of current wheezing and exercise-induced wheezing among obese, overweight and normal weight school-age children

From: Relationship between obesity and asthma symptoms among children in Ahvaz, Iran: a cross sectional study

Symptoms Obesity N = 64 Overweight N = 84 Normal weight N = 755 p value
  No. % No. % No %  
Wheeze in the past year 44 68.75 31 37 4 0.53 <0.001
Exercise-induced wheeze 15 23.4 13 15.5 3 0.4 0.009