Disorders in mononuclear phagocytes and reduced glutathione and their correction in Chernobyl children with recurrent respiratory infections and chronic inflammatory focal lesions
Increase of respiratory tract diseases and chronic inflammatory foci in children residing at the radionuclides contaminated territories as a result of the Chernobyl nuclear accident were found by epidemiologic studies .
KeywordsIntracellular Level Oxidative Burst Mean Fluorescence Intensity Recurrent Respiratory Infection Respiratory Tract Disease
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