Search for dissertations about: "allergic rhinitis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 82 swedish dissertations containing the words allergic rhinitis.

  1. 1. Eosinophil Inflammation in Allergic Disease Clinical and experimental studies in allergic asthma and allergic rhinitis

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Mary Kämpe; Uppsala universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Allergic asthma; allergic rhinitis; eosinophils; pollen season; bronchial challenge; nasal challenge eosinophil degranulation; PI3K signalling; MEDICINE Microbiology; immunology; infectious diseases Immunology Allergology; MEDICIN Mikrobiologi; immunologi; infektionssjukdomar Immunologi Allergologi; Lungmedicin; Lung Medicine; Lungmedicin; Lung Medicine;

    Abstract : Allergic diseases are chronic inflammatory conditions, characterised by eosinophil inflammation systemically and in target organs, where cytotoxic granule proteins are responsible for tissue injury. Allergic rhinitis is known to be a risk factor for the development of asthma, yet not all with rhinitis develop asthma. READ MORE

  2. 2. Toll-like Receptors in Allergic Rhinitis

    University dissertation from Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Lund University

    Author : Mattias Fransson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; poly I:C ; neutrophils; uteroglobin; Toll-like receptors; Medicine human and vertebrates ; Medicin människa och djur ; Otorhinolaryngology; audiology; auditive system and speech; Otorinolaryngologi; audiologi; hörsel- och talorganen; innate immunity; LPS; allergic rhinitis; bone marrow;

    Abstract : Allergic rhinitis is an inflammatory disorder with the characteristic symptoms itching, sneezing, secretion and blockage upon allergen contact. In addition to the local inflammation in the nose, there is a systemic component that influences peripheral blood, bone marrow and lungs. READ MORE

  3. 3. The epidemiology of allergic sensitization and the relation to asthma and rhinitis the Obstructive Lung Disease in Northern Sweden (OLIN) studies thesis XIV

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå Universitet

    Author : Katja Warm; Umeå universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; adolescence; adults; allergic rhinitis; allergic sensitization; asthma; childhood; epidemiology; specific IgE; lungmedicin; Lung Medicine;

    Abstract : Background: Allergic sensitization is the most important risk factor for asthma and rhinitis among children, adolescents and young adults. Less is known about the incidence and remission of allergic sensitization, particularly in older adults. READ MORE

  4. 4. Allergic airway disease studies on diesel exhaust exposures, oxylipins and antioxidants

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå Universitet

    Author : Nirina Larsson; Umeå universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Asthma; allergic rhinits; diesel exhaust; airway inflammation; oxylipins; metabolomics; antioxidants; SVCT2; bronchoscopy; lungmedicin; Lung Medicine;

    Abstract : Allergic airway disease, i.e. allergic rhinitis (AR) and asthma, is a common health problem. The prevalence is increasing in most countries of the world. READ MORE

  5. 5. T lymphocytes in allergic rhinitis

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Mats G. Karlsson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [1994]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : The role of the T lymphocyte and T cell associated events in the allergic reaction were investigated in the nasal mucosa and in the peripheral blood. Patients with seasonal allergic rhinitis (birch pollen) and healthy controls were subjected to an allergen provocation study during non-pollen season. READ MORE