Segmental bronchial provocation induces nasal inflammation in allergic rhinitis patients.

Abstract

Allergic rhinitis and asthma often coexist and share a genetic background. Pathophysiologic connections between the nose and lungs are still not entirely understood. This study was undertaken to compare allergic inflammation and clinical findings in the upper and lower airways after segmental bronchial provocation (SBP) in nonasthmatic allergic rhinitis… (More)

Topics

9 Figures and Tables

Cite this paper

@article{Braunstahl2000SegmentalBP, title={Segmental bronchial provocation induces nasal inflammation in allergic rhinitis patients.}, author={G. J. Braunstahl and Alex Kleinjan and Shelley E. Overbeek and Johannes B. Prins and Henk C. Hoogsteden and Wystke J Fokkens}, journal={American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine}, year={2000}, volume={161 6}, pages={2051-7} }