Cigarette smoking induced liver insult concomitant with inflammatory mediators in serum crevicular fluid and bronchio alveolar lavage of schistosomal diabetic subjects with history of bronchial asthma.

@article{ElDardiry2007CigaretteSI,
  title={Cigarette smoking induced liver insult concomitant with inflammatory mediators in serum crevicular fluid and bronchio alveolar lavage of schistosomal diabetic subjects with history of bronchial asthma.},
  author={Samia A El-Dardiry and Sherine R Shafik and Ayman A Wagih and E M Amir and Gamal Kassem and Ghada Atef and Heba El-Toukhy},
  journal={Journal of the Egyptian Society of Parasitology},
  year={2007},
  volume={37 2 Suppl},
  pages={723-40}
}
Forty five smokers were classified into schistosomal cases with type-2 diabetis mellitus (GI) and with associated history of bronchial asthma (GII) and without T-2 DM (GIII). A control group (GIV) of non-diabetic non schistosomal age matched subjects who quitted smoking for >6 months were included. Assessed parameters included indices of glycemic status… CONTINUE READING