Airway inflammation in premenstrual asthma.


Oguzulgen İ. K. , Turktas H., Erbas D.

The Journal of asthma : official journal of the Association for the Care of Asthma, vol.39, no.6, pp.517-22, 2002 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 39 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2002
  • Doi Number: 10.1081/jas-120004921
  • Title of Journal : The Journal of asthma : official journal of the Association for the Care of Asthma
  • Page Numbers: pp.517-22

Abstract

Premenstrual asthma (PMA) is a clinical picture with worsening of asthmatic symptoms and pulmonary functions in the late luteal phase of the menstrual cycle. The aim of this study was to evaluate the inflammatory changes in asthmatic women who complain of PMA.