Table 5

Summary of reported allergies and skin prick test results in 60 adults with proved peanut allergy

No (%) reporting conditionNo (%) with positive result of skin prick test to appropriate allergen
Condition
Asthma35 (58)
Rhinitis44 (73)
Allergy
Eczema35 (58)
Soy3 (5)32 (53)
Nut allergy (any tree nut, excluding peanut)34 (56)50 (83)
Milk2 (3)12 (20)
Egg8 (13)10 (16)
Grass49 (81)
House dust mite42 (70)
Cat*34 (77)
  • *44 Subjects tested for sensitisation to cat.