Non-allergic rhinitis with eosinophils and mast cells constitutes a new severe nasal disorder.

@article{Gelardi2008NonallergicRW,
  title={Non-allergic rhinitis with eosinophils and mast cells constitutes a new severe nasal disorder.},
  author={Matteo Gelardi and Alessandro Maselli Del Giudice and Maria Luisa Fiorella and Raffaele Fiorella and Cosimo Russo and Pavan Soleti and Mario Di Gioacchino and Guido Ciprandi},
  journal={International journal of immunopathology and pharmacology},
  year={2008},
  volume={21 2},
  pages={325-31}
}
Three main types of inflammatory Non-Allergic Rhinitis (NAR) have been defined: NAR infiltrated by eosinophils (NARES), by mast cells (NARMA), and by neutrophils (NARNE). A new particular type has been characterized with current infiltration by eosinophils and mast cells (NARESMA). The aim of this study is to evaluate the clinical and functional characteristics in patients with NARES, NARMA, NARNE, and NARESMA and to define the latter. One hundred and seventy-six NAR patients were prospectively… CONTINUE READING

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