Bronchoalveolar Lavage Fluid

Known as: Bronchial Alveolar Lavage Fluid, Alveolar Lavage Fluid, Lavage Fluids, Bronchial 
Washing liquid obtained from irrigation of the lung, including the BRONCHI and the PULMONARY ALVEOLI. It is generally used to assess biochemical… (More)

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2013
2013
BACKGROUND Asthma is characterized by increased airway narrowing in response to nonspecific stimuli. The disorder is influenced… (More)
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2012
2012
UNLABELLED Pneumocystis jirovecii is a fungus that causes severe pneumonia in immunocompromised patients. However, its study is… (More)
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2007
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2007
Inhalation of multiwalled carbon nanotubes (MWCNTs) at particle concentrations ranging from 0.3 to 5 mg/m3 did not result in… (More)
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2006
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2006
The spectrophotometric/microplate reader assay method for glutathione (GSH) involves oxidation of GSH by the sulfhydryl reagent 5… (More)
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2005
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2005
Allergic asthma is characterized by persistent airway inflammation and remodeling. Bronchoalveolar lavage conducted with… (More)
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2002
2002
Pro-inflammatory cytokines such as IL-8 play an important role in the inflammatory response to neonatal airway injury. Difficulty… (More)
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1996
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1996
To investigate the contribution of interleukin-4 (IL-4) to airway inflammation in vivo and to explore directly its relationship… (More)
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1994
1994
We examined cell-free human bronchoalveolar lavage fluid (BALF) for enzymes of the 5-lipoxygenase pathway. BALF was obtained from… (More)
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1989
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1989
We have undertaken detailed cellular and ultrastructural examination of bronchial biopsies and bronchial lavage fluid from… (More)
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1987
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1987
We explored the pulmonary effects of continuous mechanical ventilation (MV) at a peak inspiratory pressure of 50 cm H2O in… (More)
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