IgE testing specific to ω-5 gliadin can offer a useful clinical marker for the diagnosis of immediate-type wheat allergy. But the data should always be evaluated with wheat-specific IgE titers, because of the low clinical sensitivity to detect the patients with wheat allergy.
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