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Table 1 Definition of allergic symptom

From: IgE sensitization in a cohort of adolescents in southern Sweden and its relation to allergic symptoms

Health condition Definition
Wheeze If the child answered yes to wheeze, at any time in their life and during the past year
Rhinoconjunctivitis If the child answered yes to rhinitis (sneezing, runny or blocked nose without a cold) and conjunctivitis (itchy and/or watery eyes)at any time in their life and during the past year
Eczema If the child answered yes to itching, rash/eczema for six months at any time during their life, and during the past year
Food hypersensitivity If the child answered yes to a reaction to food at any time in their life and during the past year