Recomendaciones sobre el diagnóstico y el tratamiento de la alergia a la proteína de la leche de vaca en población pediátrica Colombiana-posición de expertos

Translated title of the contribution: Expert recommendations for diagnosis and treatment of cow’s milk protein allergy in the Colombian pediatric population

M. María Catalina Bagés, M. Carlos Fernando Chinchilla, P. Catalina Ortiz, G. Clara Eugenia Plata, M. Enilda Martha Puello, H. Óscar Javier Quintero, L. Juan Pablo Riveros, G. Francisco Javier Sosa, L. Alejandra Wilches, José Fernando Vera-Chamorro

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Abstract

Objective: The objective of this paper is to develop and present recommendations for diagnosis and treatment of Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy (CMPA) which can serve as a reference for pediatric and primary care physicians to consult. Materials and methods: This expert position document was developed by a group of doctors who are specialists in several therapeutic areas who have experience in CMPA. The most relevant topics were defined and a review of the available scientific literature was carried out to prepare a proposal for recommendations that was then discussed by the authors. Results: A position paper was developed that proposes a practical approach to definition, diagnosis and treatment of CMPA in pediatric patients. Conclusions: Early diagnosis and proper management of CMPA can help decrease the burden of this disease and its complications.

Translated title of the contributionExpert recommendations for diagnosis and treatment of cow’s milk protein allergy in the Colombian pediatric population
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)54-64
Number of pages11
JournalRevista Colombiana de Gastroenterologia
Volume35
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2020

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Gastroenterology

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