A high prevalence of bronchial hyperresponsiveness (BHR) was found in atopic subjects with rhinitis. Those subjects may be at higher risk for developing bronchial asthma. We evaluated, in a 7-year follow-up, BHR and atopy in a homogeneous population of nonasthmatic children with allergic rhinitis (AR), and their role in asthma development.
|Numero di pagine||6|
|Stato di pubblicazione||Published - 2004|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Immunology and Allergy