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The prevalence of nut and seafood allergies among adults in the United States

Gupta R, Blumenstock J, Warren C, Mittal K, Kotowska J, Smith B (2017) Ann Allerg Asthma Im 2017 Nov. 119; 5:  S11 


Data suggest shellfish allergy is common amongst US adults, and nut allergies in adults are comparable to similar allergies among children. Roughly, half of all food-allergic adults surveyed reported 1+ adult onset food allergy.

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