Exacerbation of asthma related to Eucalyptus pollens and to herb infusion containing Eucalyptus.

@article{Galdi2003ExacerbationOA,
  title={Exacerbation of asthma related to Eucalyptus pollens and to herb infusion containing Eucalyptus.},
  author={Eugenia Galdi and Luca Perfetti and Gabriella Calcagno and Maria Cinzia Marcotulli and Gianna Moscato},
  journal={Monaldi archives for chest disease = Archivio Monaldi per le malattie del torace},
  year={2003},
  volume={59 3},
  pages={220-1}
}
Eucalyptus is known as a potential cause of cutaneous diseases due to contact with oil or pollens, and of respiratory allergic diseases due to exposure to pollens. We report the case of a 30-year-old woman with asthma and rhinoconjunctivitis in which symptoms appeared to be exacerbated by Eucalyptus pollens and by ingestion of an infusion containing… CONTINUE READING