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Atopy predisposing to acute bronchiolitis during an epidemic of respiratory syncytial virus.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6802409     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Thirty-one infants admitted to hospital with acute bronchiolitis during an epidemic of respiratory syncytial virus were compared with a control group of 32 infants to establish whether the two groups differed in atopic background. Past history of respiratory illness, eczema, and present reactions to skin testing differed significantly between the two groups. Thus, infants with acute bronchiolitis had a significantly higher atopic predisposition than the controls.
Authors:
I Laing; F Reidel; P L Yap; H Simpson
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  British medical journal (Clinical research ed.)     Volume:  284     ISSN:  0267-0623     ISO Abbreviation:  Br Med J (Clin Res Ed)     Publication Date:  1982 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1982-06-24     Completed Date:  1982-06-24     Revised Date:  2009-11-18    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8302911     Medline TA:  Br Med J (Clin Res Ed)     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1070-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Bronchiolitis, Viral / etiology*
Female
Humans
Hypersensitivity, Immediate / complications*
Immunoglobulins / analysis
Infant
Male
Respiratory Syncytial Viruses
Respirovirus Infections / complications*,  immunology
Skin Tests
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Immunoglobulins
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