Table 2

Early feeding pattern and actual gluten intake in cases and referents

CasesReferents
MedianRangeNoMedianRangeNo
Duration of breast feeding (months)6.51.5–9.085.00–14.073
Age at introduction of foods containing cows’ milk (months)4.01.5–6.073.00–9.073
Age at introduction of foods containing gluten (months)6.05.0–6.086.03.5–6.072
Consumption of wheat protein at the time of biopsy sample (g/kg/day)0.190.07–0.3680.270.06–0.5466