TITLE

Cough. 4: Cough in asthma and eosinophilic bronchitis

AUTHOR(S)
Dicpinigaitis P V
PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
Thorax;Jan2004, Vol. 59 Issue 1, p71
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Airway eosinophilia and cough may be associated with asthma and with non-asthmatic eosinophilic bronchitis. Whether cough variant asthma and eosinophilic bronchitis are distinct entities or a pathophysiological spectrum needs further examination.
ACCESSION #
12137045

 

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