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Atopic eczema and preterm birth.
  1. T J David,
  2. C I Ewing
  1. Department of Child Health, University of Manchester.


    In a group of 443 children with atopic eczema there was a significant lack of subjects born before 37 weeks' gestation. It is possible that preterm birth reduces the chances of the subsequent development of severe atopic disease.

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