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Oral Immunotherapy (OIT): A Personalized Medicine

Allergy Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Anna Meyer Children’s University Hospital, 50139 Florence, Italy
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Medicina 2019, 55(10), 684; https://doi.org/10.3390/medicina55100684
Received: 18 June 2019 / Revised: 4 October 2019 / Accepted: 9 October 2019 / Published: 13 October 2019
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Food Allergies)
Oral Immunotherapy (OIT), a promising allergen-specific approach in the management of Food Allergies (FA), is based on the administration of increasing doses of the culprit food until reaching a maintenance dose. Each step should be adapted to the patient, and OIT should be considered an individualized treatment. Recent studies focused on the standardization and identification of novel biomarkers in order to correlate endotypes with phenotypes in the field of FA. View Full-Text
Keywords: children; desensitization; egg allergy; food allergy; milk allergy; oral immunotherapy; peanuts allergy; tree nuts allergy; wheat allergy children; desensitization; egg allergy; food allergy; milk allergy; oral immunotherapy; peanuts allergy; tree nuts allergy; wheat allergy
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Mori, F.; Barni, S.; Liccioli, G.; Novembre, E. Oral Immunotherapy (OIT): A Personalized Medicine. Medicina 2019, 55, 684.

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