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Sigh Syndrome in Pediatric Asthma

  • Don HayesJr.Email author
  • Ashley E. Nance
  • Heidi M. Mansour
Letter to the Editor


Author Contributions

DH: Conception and design, acquisition of data, interpretation of data, and drafting of the manuscript. AN: Acquisition of data and interpretation of data. HMM: Conception and design, interpretation of data, and revision of the manuscript.

Compliance with Ethical Standards

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Pediatrics, Nationwide Children’s HospitalThe Ohio State UniversityColumbusUSA
  2. 2.Colleges of Pharmacy and MedicineThe University of ArizonaTucsonUSA

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