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Table 1 Clinical features of severe food anaphylaxis treated by epinephrine.

From: Emergency treatment of food anaphylaxis: a report of 152 cases registered by the Allergy Vigilance Network

Clinical features % paediatric population 78 cases % adult population 74 cases % total population 152 cases % treatment by epinephrine 37 cases
Anaphylactic shock 8.9 24.2 16.4 54.2
Systemic reaction 66,6 51.3 59.2 16.3
Acute asthma 2.6 5.4 3.9 66.7
Laryngeal angioedema 11.5 12.2 11.8 16.7