Nasal and Bronchial Provocation Tests

  • Donald W. Cockcroft
  • Beth E. Davis
  • John K. Reid
Part of the Allergy Frontiers book series (ALLERGY, volume 4)

Allergens are important in the pathogenesis of both asthma and rhinitis. Provocation tests with allergen are valuable in investigating the pathogenesis of allergic disease and also the pharmacotherapy of disease. This chapter deals with bronchial and nasal allergen provocation tests.


Allergic Rhinitis Allergy Clin Immunol Allergen Challenge Asthmatic Response Acoustic Rhinometry 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Donald W. Cockcroft
    • 1
  • Beth E. Davis
    • 1
  • John K. Reid
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Medicine, Division of Respirology, Critical Care and Sleep MedicineRoyal University Hospital/University of SaskatchewanSaskatoonCanada

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