[The study of circulating endothelial cells in patients with bronchial asthma].

To assess blood circulating endotheliocytes (CE) as a marker of endothelial dysfunction in patients with bronchial asthma (BA), 58 BA patients, aged 19-52, (mean age 37.7 +/- 1.8 years) were examined. The number of CE in the blood was measured by J. Hladovec method (1978). BA patients had a significantly elevated count of EC in active exacerbation and… (More)