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 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


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.