Allergic cycle: relationships between asthma, allergic rhinitis, and atopic dermatitis.

  • Saori Umeki
  • Published 1994 in
    The Journal of asthma : official journal of the…


Details of the symptomatic history of 118 asthmatic patients with allergic rhinitis (AR), 18 asthmatic patients with atopic dermatitis (AD), and 6 asthmatic patients with both AR and AD were investigated. All 142 patients had atopic (64 cases) or mixed-type asthma (78 cases). In 118 (83%) and 66 (46%) of the 142 patients, asthmatic attacks were mainly… (More)