Table 1: Basic demographic characteristics of patients studied ( 𝑁 = 3 8 ).

VariableCMA children

Patients (%)38 (100%)
Age (months, median)21.5
Sex:
 Males25 (65.8%)
 Females13 (34.2%)
BMI (mean ± SD)16.7 ± 2.5
Birth orders:
 First11(28.9%)
 2nd-3rd17 (44.7%)
Duration of breast feeding:
 0–6 mo.3 (7.9%)
 7–12 mo.12 (31.6%)
 13–18 mo.14 (36.8%)
 19–24 mo.9 (23.7%)
Family history of allergy:
 Allergic rhinitis10 (26.3%)
 Asthma13 (34.2%)
 Atopic dermatitis6 (15.8%)