[Arginine metabolism in bronchial asthma].

  title={[Arginine metabolism in bronchial asthma].},
  author={Anna M Lewandowicz and Rafał Pawliczak},
  journal={Postepy higieny i medycyny doswiadczalnej},
Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disorder of the airways in which many cells and cellular elements play a role. Airway inflammation is associated with an enhanced expression of inducible nitric oxide synthase. This increases nitric oxide production and results in higher levels of NO* gas in exhaled air. Measurement of exhaled nitric oxide is a very useful… CONTINUE READING