Table 2

Symptoms experienced at food challenge

Overall cohort (n=56) (%)Mild (n=40) (%)Anaphylaxis (n=16) (%)
Skin9695100
 Angioedema787587
 Erythema667250
 Urticaria525056
Upper respiratory665787
 Transient nasal symptoms11719
 Mild rhinitis/eye itch373056
 Severe rhinitis12156
Laryngeal9390100
 Oropharyngeal itch415212
 Throat clearing/throat tightness373056
 Soft stridor, hoarse voice206
Lower respiratory361294
 Subjective chest tightness111012
 Cough/wheeze3012
 Hypoxia or cyanosis2012
Gastrointestinal787781
 Transient symptoms211537
 Single episode of emesis/diarrhoea373931
 Persistent vomiting18226
Neurological
 Change in behaviour11126
 Significant change in mental status206