Increased levels of exhaled nitric oxide during nasal and oral breathing in subjects with seasonal rhinitis.

@article{Martin1996IncreasedLO,
  title={Increased levels of exhaled nitric oxide during nasal and oral breathing in subjects with seasonal rhinitis.},
  author={Una Martin and Kathryn S Bryden and Mary L. Devoy and Peter Howarth},
  journal={The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology},
  year={1996},
  volume={97 3},
  pages={768-72}
}
BACKGROUND Allergic rhinitis is associated with nasal mucosal inflammation. Exhaled nitric oxide may be a useful marker of inflammation and has recently been shown to be increased in patients with asthma. OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine whether exhaled levels of nitric oxide are increased with nasal breathing in patients with seasonal allergic rhinitis compared with nonatopic individuals and whether there is an increase with oral breathing consistent with lower… CONTINUE READING

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