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Asthma in children born after infertility treatment: findings from the UK Millennium Cohort Study.

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STUDY QUESTION: Is asthma more common in children born after subfertility and assisted reproduction technologies (ART)? SUMMARY ANSWER: Yes. Asthma, wheezing in the last year and anti-asthmatic medication were all more common in children born after a prolonged time to conception (TTC). This was driven specifically by an increase in children born after ART. WHAT IS KNOWN ALREADY: Few studies have investigated any association between ART and asthma in subsequent children, and findings to date h...

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10.1093/humrep/des398

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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, NPEU
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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, NPEU
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Journal:
Human reproduction (Oxford, England)
Volume:
28
Issue:
2
Pages:
471-479
Publication date:
2013-02-05
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EISSN:
1460-2350
ISSN:
0268-1161
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uuid:841f4a51-08f6-4b0c-8f7e-89d919047f81
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367784
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pubs:367784

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