TITLE

Inhibition of sodium metabisulphite induced bronchoconstriction by frusemide in asthma: role of cyclooxygenase products

AUTHOR(S)
O'Connor, B J; Barnes, P J; Chung, K F
PUB. DATE
April 1994
SOURCE
Thorax;Apr1994, Vol. 49 Issue 4, p307
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66051011

 

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