TITLE

Leukotrienes and aspirin induced asthma

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, T H; Christie, P E
PUB. DATE
December 1993
SOURCE
Thorax;Dec1993, Vol. 48 Issue 12, p1189
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66045004

 

Related Articles

  • Leukotriene Receptors and Aspirin Sensitivity. Arm, Jonathan P.; Austen, K. Frank // New England Journal of Medicine;11/7/2002, Vol. 347 Issue 19, p1524 

    Editorial. Argues that a study by Sousa et al. provides insight into the abnormalities of cysteinyl luekotiene pathways in aspirin-sensitive asthma. Increased basal biosynthesis of the cysteinyl leukotrienes in aspirin-sensitive asthma; How disregulation of the receptors for the cysteinyl...

  • How prevalent is aspirin induced asthma? Knox, A. J. // Thorax;Jul2002, Vol. 57 Issue 7, p565 

    There is significant need to learn more about the genetics and pathogenesis of aspirin induced asthma and the role of prostaglandins and leukotrienes in airways diseases. It has become clear that not all the effects of aspirin are beneficial and this is particularly notable in the respiratory...

  • SKUTECZNOŚĆ LEKÓW ANTYLEUKOTRIENOWYCH U PACJENTÓW Z WSPÓŁISTNIENIEM ASTMY I ALERGICZNEGO NIEÅ»YTU NOSA. RUBINSZTAJN, RENATA; CHAZAN, RYSZARDA // Problemy Terapii Monitorowanej;sep2009, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p193 

    Leukotriens are very important mediators of the allergic diseases. Montelucast derived by lipoxygenation of arachidonic acid with 5-lipoxygenaze activaiting protein. Leukotrienes act by leukotriene receptors one for LTB4 and second for cys-LTs (LTC4 i LTD4). Montelukast and zafirlucast belongs...

  • Increased levels of cysteinyl-leukotrienes in saliva, induced sputum, urine and blood from patients with aspirin-intolerant asthma. Gaber, F.; Daham, K.; Higashi, A.; Higashi, N.; Gülich, A.; DeIin, I.; James, A.; Skedinger, M.; Gyllfors, P.; Nord, M.; Dahlén, S. -E.; KumIin, M.; Dahlén, B. // Thorax;Dec2008, Vol. 63 Issue 12, p1076 

    Background: A diagnosis of aspirin-intolerant asthma requires aspirin provocation in specialist clinics. Urinary leukotriene E[sub4] (LTE[sub4]) is increased in aspirin-intolerant asthma. A study was undertaken to investigate new biomarkers of aspirin intolerance by comparing basal levels of...

  • Aspirin induced asthma. Sivanandan, Indu; Robinson, Stephen M. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);5/1/2004, Vol. 328 Issue 7447, p1076 

    Presents a letter to the editor on aspirin induced asthma.

  • Aspirin induced asthma. Southward, Robert D. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);5/1/2004, Vol. 328 Issue 7447, p1076 

    Presents a letter to the editor on aspirin induced asthma.

  • Leukotriene Inhibitors in the Treatment of Allergy and Asthma. Scow, Dean Thomas; Luttermoser, Gary K.; Dickerson, Keith Scott // American Family Physician;1/1/2007, Vol. 75 Issue 1, p65 

    Leukotriene inhibitors are the first new class of medications for the treatment of persistent asthma that have been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in more than two decades. They also have been approved for the treatment of allergic rhinitis. Prescriptions of leukotriene...

  • Leukotriene Inhibitors in the Treatment of Allergy and Asthma. SCOW, DEAN THOMAS; LUTTERMOSER, GARY K.; DICKERSON, KEITH SCOTT // American Family Physician;2015 Special Issue, Vol. 91, p1 

    Leukotriene inhibitors are the first new class of medications for the treatment of persistent asthma that have been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in more than two decades. They also have been approved for the treatment of allergic rhinitis. Prescriptions of leukotriene...

  • Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment of Aspirin-Induced Asthma and Rhinitis. Bochenek, G.; Bánska, K.; Szabó, Z.; Nizankowska, E.; Szczeklik, A. // Current Drug Targets - Inflammation & Allergy;Mar2002, Vol. 1 Issue 1, p1 

    Bronchial asthma is not a homogenous disease. Several variants of asthma can be distinguished. One of them is aspirin-induced asthma. In this distinct clinical syndrome, aspirin and most other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs that inhibit cyclooxygenase-1 precipitate rhinitis and asthma...

  • Aspirin induced asthma. Costello, John; Jenkins, Christine; Hodge, Linda // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);5/1/2004, Vol. 328 Issue 7447, p1076 

    Presents a letter to the editor from the authors of a study on aspirin induced asthma.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics