Bronchial hyperresponsiveness in a patient with systemic mastocytosis.

@article{Mochizuki2002BronchialHI,
  title={Bronchial hyperresponsiveness in a patient with systemic mastocytosis.},
  author={Hiroyuki Mochizuki and A. Riki Y. Morikawa and Motohiro Kurosawa},
  journal={Respirology},
  year={2002},
  volume={7 3},
  pages={285-8}
}
In order to investigate the possible involvement of airway mast cells in bronchial hyperresponsiveness (BHR), we examined whether a patient with systemic mastocytosis would demonstrate BHR against ultrasonically nebulized distilled water (UNDW) and histamine inhalation challenge. A 56-year-old man with systemic mastocytosis underwent both UNDW and histamine… CONTINUE READING