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Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of cow’s milk protein allergy in infants
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    Importance of the definition, pattern and timing of symptoms in the evaluation of cow’s milk protein

    To the editor,

    I have read with interest the paper entitled “Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of cow’s milk protein allergy in infants”, by Vandenplas et al., recently published in your journal 1

    I think that the paper deals with very important topics, but there are two points that I want to address:

    First, the paper does not define precisely cow’s milk protein allergy (CMPA), assum...

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    None declared.
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    Diagnosis and management of cow's milk protein allergy
    • Anders O Thuijl, van, MD
    • Other Contributors:
      • Anne Fleur A. Schoemaker, Wim M. C. van Aalderen, Aline B. Sprikkelman

    Dear editor,

    With interest we have read the review by VandenPlas and coworkers (1) in which guidelines for the diagnosis and management of cow’s milk protein allergy (CMPA) in infants are discussed and general recommendations with respect to these issues are given. The authors present two diagnostic algorithms, on which we would like to comment.

    The authors developed separate diagnostic algorithms for ex...

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