Bronchial hyperresponsiveness in seasonal allergic rhinitis patients is associated with increased IL-18 during natural pollen exposure


KURT E. , Aksu K., Dokumacioglu A., Alatas O.

CYTOKINE, cilt.60, sa.1, ss.100-103, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 60 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.cyto.2012.06.240
  • Dergi Adı: CYTOKINE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.100-103

Özet

Background: The mechanism of bronchial hyperresponsiveness (BHR) is not certain in seasonal allergic rhinitis (SAR) patients. Objective: We aimed to investigate the effects of natural pollen exposure on IL-18 and its relationship with BHR.