Severe Asthma and Allergic Asthma Often Go Hand in Hand

Jannicelli, Jessica
September 2007
Pulmonary Reviews;Sep2007, Vol. 12 Issue 9, p28
The article presents the result of a study on the association between severe asthma and allergic asthma. Roland Buhl from the Mainz University Hospital in Germany and colleagues found that roughly two-thirds of patients with asthma are sensitized to allergic triggers. They conclude that the incidence of allergic asthma may be greater in patients with severe asthma.


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