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Table 1 Test algorithm, allergens, number of patients and prevalence figures

From: Sensitization pattern to inhalant and food allergens in symptomatic children at first evaluation

Initial IgE test (cut off= > 0.35 kUA/L) Number of patients/a of positive patients (%)   
  Italy Spain Total
<5 years of age: Phadiatop® Infant ImmunoCAPTM 172/81 (47) 76/14 (18) 248/95 (38)
≥5-15 years of age Phadiatop® ImmunoCAPTM + fx5E 172/109 (63) 112/63 (56) 284/172 (61)
All patients 344/190 (55) 188/77 (41) 532/267 (50.2)
Patients by sex (Italy and Spain) Girls (% pos) Boys  
  232 (43.6) 300 (56.4 %)  
  1. apositive/(#actual tested + #negatives at initial test). Per country or per both countries together (weighted) depending on if test was performed in only one or in both countries