Tear and serum eosinophil cationic protein levels in seasonal allergic conjunctivitis.


BACKGROUND/PURPOSE Eosinophil cationic protein (ECP) levels in tear fluid and sera of patients with seasonal allergic conjunctivitis (SAC) were measured to assess local and systemic eosinophilic activity in SAC. The correlation between ECP levels and disease activity was evaluated. METHODS Tears and sera were collected from 21 patients with SAC and 13… (More)
DOI: 10.5301/EJO.2008.3406


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