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Table 4 Occurrence of symptoms of allergy up to 1 year of life vs. specific cord blood IgE.

From: Prediction of atopy in the first year of life using cord blood IgE levels and family history

sIgE Allergy symptoms Atopic Dermatitis Allergy rhinitis Allergy conjunctivitis Asthma Gastrointestinal disorders
  (-) + (-) + (-) + (-) + (-) + (-) +
  sIgE against food
Present (n = 9) 5 4 6 3 8 1 8 1 8 1 9 0
Not present (n = 164) 95 69 104 60 142 22 160 4 152 12 156 8
  sIgE against grass & cereals
Present (n = 20) 11 9 13 7 14 6 19 1 17 3 19 1
Not present (n = 153) 89 64 97 56 136 17 149 4 143 10 146 7
  sIgE against house dust mites
Present (n = 11) 5 6 7 4 7 4 10 1 10 1 11 0
Not present (n = 162) 95 67 103 59 143 19 158 4 150 12 154 8