Links between rhinitis and asthma.

  title={Links between rhinitis and asthma.},
  author={Jean Bousquet and Antonio Maurizio Vignola and Pascal Demoly},
  volume={58 8},
There is compelling evidence of a close relationship between the upper and lower airways in asthma and rhinitis. Rhinitis is present in the majority of patients with asthma, and a significant minority of patients with rhinitis have concomitant asthma. Similarities between the two conditions occur in the nature of the inflammation present in the target… CONTINUE READING