Journal of Allergy / 2009 / Article / Fig 2

Research Article

Sex Disparity in Food Allergy: Evidence from the PubMed Database

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Sex disparity in food allergy over the human life-span. These data show the percent males with food allergy over the human life-span. There is disproportionate representation of males during early life and females during middle age among humans in the food allergy literature accessed with the PubMed database. A notable cross-over in the sex ratio occurs during the teen years and the sex disparity is diminished in age categories after 50 years.

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