IgG and IgE antibody responses to dust mite allergens among children with asthma in Brazil.

@article{Rizzo1993IgGAI,
  title={IgG and IgE antibody responses to dust mite allergens among children with asthma in Brazil.},
  author={Maria C{\^a}ndida V Rizzo and Luisa Karla de Paula Arruda and Martin D. Chapman and E Fern{\'a}ndez-Caldas and Daniela Baggio and Thomas A. E. Platts-Mills and Charles Kirov Naspitz},
  journal={Annals of allergy},
  year={1993},
  volume={71 2},
  pages={152-8}
}
We compared exposure and levels of IgE and IgG antibodies to inhalant allergens in 20 children with asthma and positive skin tests to Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus, living in São Paulo, to 20 control children without history of asthma or allergy and negative skin tests to D. pteronyssinus, D. farinae, and Blomia tropicalis. In 16/20 and 17/20 houses of asthmatic and control children, respectively, at least one sample was obtained which contained > 10 micrograms Der p I/g of dust. Serum IgE… CONTINUE READING
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