Methacholine inhalation challenge in patients with post-Mycoplasma pneumoniae pneumonia.

@article{Wongtim1995MethacholineIC,
  title={Methacholine inhalation challenge in patients with post-Mycoplasma pneumoniae pneumonia.},
  author={Somkiat Wongtim and S Mogmued},
  journal={Asian Pacific journal of allergy and immunology},
  year={1995},
  volume={13 1},
  pages={5-10}
}
We studied methacholine bronchial inhalation challenge in 12 patients at 4th week and 12th week after recovered from Mycoplasma pneumoniae pneumonia, compared with 12 healthy subjects as controls. The aerosolized methacholine was produced by an atomized nebulizer of the Provocationtest I, Pari-Starnberg, Germany and the aerosol was kept into a reservoir bag. Then, it was inhaled slowly by a subject. Increasing concentration of methacholine solutions (0, 0.5, 1, 5, 10, and 25 mg/ml) were used… CONTINUE READING