Obesity as a risk factor for increased asthma severity and allergic inflammation; cause or effect?


  • F. Holguin

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    • Pulmonary Allergy & Critical Care Medicine and the Asthma Institute, University of Pittsburgh and UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
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  • This editorial discusses the findings of the paper in this issue by S. Fitzpatrick et al. [7], pp. 747–759.


Fernando Holguin, Asthma Institute, MUH NW 628

3452 Fifth Ave, 15213 Pittsburgh PA, USA.

E-mail: holguinf@upmc.edu

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