European Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 172, Issue 2, pp 283–284 | Cite as

Reply to correspondence letter by M. Korppi

  • Montserrat Álvaro
  • Ma Teresa Giner
  • Marta Vázquez
  • Jaime Lozano
  • Olga Domínguez
  • Mónica Piquer
  • Marcia Días
  • Rosa Jiménez
  • Ma Anunciación Martín
  • Laia Alsina
  • Ana Ma Plaza
Correspondence

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Montserrat Álvaro
    • 1
  • Ma Teresa Giner
    • 1
  • Marta Vázquez
    • 1
  • Jaime Lozano
    • 1
  • Olga Domínguez
    • 1
  • Mónica Piquer
    • 1
  • Marcia Días
    • 1
  • Rosa Jiménez
    • 1
  • Ma Anunciación Martín
    • 1
  • Laia Alsina
    • 1
  • Ana Ma Plaza
    • 1
  1. 1.Allergy and Clinical Immunology Section, Hospital Sant Joan de DéuUniversitat de BarcelonaBarcelonaSpain

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