Nasal and Bronchial Histamine Responsiveness in Pollen-Exposed Patients with Seasonal Rhinitis

Anders Ehnhage, Karl-Gustav Kölbeck, Björn Mossberg, Jan-Erik Juto
2002 Journal for Oto-Rhino-Laryngology  
Nasal and Bronchial Testing as well as Treatment of Patients with Airway hyperresponsiveness and Inflammation focusing on the United airways concept Anders Ehnhage Stockholm 2008 All previously published papers were reproduced with permission from the publisher. Published by Karolinska Institutet. Printed by [name of printer] ABSTRACT Allergic and non-allergic rhinitis and asthma is a global health problem on the increase that causes major illness and disability worldwide, and also results in a
more » ... d also results in a large financial burden on society. This thesis contains six papers, based on four different clinical studies on humans with allergic as well as non-allergic airways inflammation, such as neutrophil inflammation caused by exposure to swine dust, as well as chronic rhinosinusitis and concomitant asthma with and without NSAID intolerance. The purpose was to study different aspects of nasal and bronchial airways inflammation,
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