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Isolation of filamentous fungi from sputum in asthma is associated with reduced post-bronchodilator FEV1.

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BACKGROUND: Fungal sensitization is common in severe asthma, but the clinical relevance of this and the relationship with airway colonization by fungi remain unclear. The range of fungi that may colonize the airways in asthma is unknown. OBJECTIVE: To provide a comprehensive analysis on the range of filamentous fungi isolated in sputum from people with asthma and report the relationship with their clinico-immunological features of their disease. METHODS: We recruited 126 subjects with a diagn...

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Journal:
Clinical and experimental allergy : journal of the British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Volume:
42
Issue:
5
Pages:
782-791
Publication date:
2012-05-01
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EISSN:
1365-2222
ISSN:
0954-7894
Source identifiers:
423846
Language:
English
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pubs:423846
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pubs:423846
Deposit date:
2013-11-16

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