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Associations among high altitude, allergic rhinitis, and bronchial hyperreactivity


Department of Otolaryngology, Faculty of Medicine, Dumlupınar University, Kütahya, Turkey


ENT Clinic, Tokat Erbaa State Hospital, Tokat, Turkey

ENT Updates 2017; 7: 47-52
DOI: 10.2399/jmu.2017001006
Read: 991 Downloads: 109 Published: 26 January 2021

Allergic respiratory diseases are common public health problem. Although several treatment options, some of patients cannot manage to get satisfactory recovery. High altitude (HA) is shown as a natural additive and/or salvage therapy option for this patient group. We aimed to present the effect of HA on allergic rhinitis and bronchial hyperreactivity in company with literature.

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