Eosinophil infiltration of the oesophageal mucosa in patients with pollen allergy during the season


ONBAŞI K. , SİN A. Z. , Doganavsargil B., Onder G., Bor S., Sebik F.

CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL ALLERGY, vol.35, no.11, pp.1423-1431, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 35 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1365-2222.2005.02351.x
  • Title of Journal : CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL ALLERGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1423-1431

Abstract

Background The oesophagus is normally devoid of eosinophils. There are some disorders accompanying with eosinophil infiltration. Food allergy has been reported as a common reason, especially in children but some other studies have also indicated that aeroallergens might have a role in oesophageal eosinophil accumulation.