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Immunotherapy in allergic airway disease

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Abstract

Immunotherapy by repeated injections of offending allergens was tried in 100 patients suffering from allergic airway disease. The treatment was continued for 2 to 3 years depending upon the response of the patient. This is a long term appraisal of the effect of immunotherapy as only those cases have been included who have completed the treatment 2 to 4 years back. The improvement has been classified according to the patients, assessment of frequency and severity of his/her symptoms and clinical examination as marked, moderate, mild or no improvement.

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Khurana, A.S., Chopra, H. & Gupta, S.N. Immunotherapy in allergic airway disease. Indian J Otolaryngol 39, 55 (1987). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02995352

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Keywords

  • Asthma
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Grass Pollen
  • Allergic Airway Disease
  • Pollen Allergic Patient