Atopic and nonatopic asthma in children.

  title={Atopic and nonatopic asthma in children.},
  author={Nunzio Bottini and Francesco Ronchetti and Fulvio Gloria-Bottini and Lucia Stefanini and Egidio Bottini and Nazzareno Lucarini},
  journal={The Journal of asthma : official journal of the Association for the Care of Asthma},
  volume={42 1},
In 155 asthmatic children we have studied the relationship between prick test positivity and a set of genetic factors previously found to be associated with bronchial asthma. Among these factors, MN system (p = 0.009) and age at onset of symptoms (p = 0.05) are the most important variables separating prick test negative from prick test positive children. MN… CONTINUE READING