Chapter 74. The Role of House-Dust Mite and Other Allergens in Asthma

  1. William W. Busse MD1 and
  2. Stephen T. Holgate BSc, MD, FRCP2
  1. Andrew Murphy,
  2. Leslie J. Newman Jr and
  3. Thomas A.E. Platts-Mills

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470694923.ch4

Asthma and Rhinitis, Second Edition

Asthma and Rhinitis, Second Edition

How to Cite

Murphy, A., Newman, L. J. and Platts-Mills, T. A.E. (2000) The Role of House-Dust Mite and Other Allergens in Asthma, in Asthma and Rhinitis, Second Edition (eds W. W. Busse and S. T. Holgate), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470694923.ch4

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Professor of Medicine Head, Clinical Immunology, University of Wisconsin-Madison Medical School, Department of Medicine, Madison Wisconsin, USA

  2. 2

    Clinical Professor of Immuno-Pharmacology, Medical Specialties, Southampton General Hospital, Youthampton, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632041756

Online ISBN: 9780470694923

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Keywords:

  • euroglyphus maynei;
  • dermatophagoides;
  • lepidoglypbus destructor;
  • canis familiaris;
  • blattella germanica

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • House-Dust Mites

  • Cockroach

  • Cat

  • Other Indoor Allergens

  • Pollen

  • Fungi

  • Occupational Asthma

  • Latex Hypersensitivity

  • Conclusion

  • References