Oral immunotherapy safe, effective for children with high-threshold peanut allergy

Fixed-dose OIT appeared safe and effective for younger children with high-threshold peanut allergy, according to a single-center, cross-sectional prospective study published in Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology.
Soad Haj Yahia, MD, clinical immunologist and allergist in the angioedema and allergy unit at the center for autoimmune diseases at Sheba Medical Center in Tel Hashomer, Israel, and colleagues evaluated data of 104 children aged 1 to 18 years (89% aged younger than 6 years; 56% boys) with a diagnosis of peanut allergy proven by an oral food challenge between January 2019 and

Fixed-dose OIT appeared safe and effective for younger children with high-threshold peanut allergy, according to a single-center, cross-sectional prospective study published in Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology.
Soad Haj Yahia, MD, clinical immunologist and allergist in the angioedema and allergy unit at the center for autoimmune diseases at Sheba Medical Center in Tel Hashomer, Israel, and colleagues evaluated data of 104 children aged 1 to 18 years (89% aged younger than 6 years; 56% boys) with a diagnosis of peanut allergy proven by an oral food challenge between January 2019 and