Epidemiologic Features of House Dust Mite and Pollen Sensitizations in Patients with Allergic Rhinitis in Istanbul (1993-2006)

@article{Edizer2013EpidemiologicFO,
  title={Epidemiologic Features of House Dust Mite and Pollen Sensitizations in Patients with Allergic Rhinitis in Istanbul (1993-2006)},
  author={D. T. Edizer and S. Çanakçioğlu},
  journal={Istanbul Medical Journal},
  year={2013},
  volume={14},
  pages={29-34}
}
Yöntemler: 1993 ve 2006 yılları arasında, en az 6 aydır kronik rinit şikayetleri olan, 9808 hasta DPT ile değerlendirilmiştir. Negatif kontrole cevap verenler ve pozitif kontrole cevap vermeyenler çalışmadan çıkarılmıştır. Prick testinde ETA ve spesifik polen (çayır, tahıl, ağaç, yabani ot, tatlı ilkbahar otu, zeytin, sarmaşık ve domuz ayrığı) antijenleri kullanılmıştır. Hastalar yaşlarına göre 6 gruba ayrılmışlardır: <8 yaş, 17-25 yaş, 26-35 yaş, 36-45 yaş ve >45 yaş. ETA ve/veya polen… Expand

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