Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis

Common Name(s)

Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis

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Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics

Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics (AANMA) is the leading national non-profit organization dedicated to eliminating needless death and suffering due to asthma, allergies and related conditions through education, community outreach, advocacy and research. AANMA facilitates communication of quality information among patients, parents, physicians, community members, government and private industry through accurate guidance and clearly written resources on asthma and allergies, provided through its website, aanma.org, published reports, position statements, quarterly magazine, Allergy & Asthma Today, and monthly newsletter, The MA Report.

Last Updated: 15 Feb 2013

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Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics

Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics (AANMA) is the leading national non-profit organization dedicated to eliminating needless death and suffering due to asthma, allergies and related conditions through education, community outreach, advocacy and research. AANMA facilitates communication of quality information among patients, parents, physicians, community members, government and private industry through accurate guidance and clearly written resources on asthma and allergies, provided through its website, aanma.org, published reports, position statements, quarterly magazine, Allergy & Asthma Today, and monthly newsletter, The MA Report.

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Last Updated: 15 Feb 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis" returned 102 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Pulse methylprednisolone in allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis exacerbations.
 

Author(s): Inderpaul Singh Sehgal, Ritesh Agarwal

Journal: Eur Respir Rev. 2014 Mar;23(131):149-52.

 

Last Updated: 4 Mar 2014

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Evaluation of serum levels of carcinoembryonic antigen in allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis.
 

Author(s): Toru Noguchi, Kazuo Yamamoto, Gaku Moriyama, Yuriko Saito, Hiroyuki Kyoyama, Shintaro Mikami, Ryu Ono, Takehito Kobayashi, Kazunari Yamana, Kazutsugu Uematsu

Journal: J Nippon Med Sch. 2013 ;80(6):404-9.

 

The serum level of carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) is a marker of malignant disease but can also be increased in benign diseases. Patients with allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis (ABPA) have bronchial asthma showing a wide variety of radiological findings. We measured serum CEA ...

Last Updated: 14 Jan 2014

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Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis mimicking relapsing chronic eosinophilic pneumonia in non-asthma patient.
 

Author(s): Jung Yeon Lee, Heejung Choi, Gyu Rak Chon

Journal: Allergol Int. 2014 Mar;63(1):133-5.

 

Last Updated: 26 Feb 2014

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The terms "Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis" returned 4 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis presenting as chronic cough in an elderly woman without previously documented asthma.
 

Author(s): Richard Roth, Michael Schatz

Journal: Perm J. 2013 ;17(2):e103-8.

 

A nonsmoking woman in her mid-70s presents to the allergist for consultation of a chronic cough of almost 3-years' duration without a specific diagnosis as to etiology in spite of numerous diagnostic tests and therapeutic trials. This is a case report from a specialist point of view ...

Last Updated: 24 May 2013

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Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis in asthma and cystic fibrosis.
 

Author(s): Alan P Knutsen, Raymond G Slavin

Journal: Clin. Dev. Immunol.. 2011 ;2011():843763.

 

Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis (ABPA) is a Th2 hypersensitivity lung disease in response to Aspergillus fumigatus that affects asthmatic and cystic fibrosis (CF) patients. Sensitization to A. fumigatus is common in both atopic asthmatic and CF patients, yet only 1-2% of asthmatic ...

Last Updated: 23 May 2011

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Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis in cystic fibrosis--state of the art: Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Consensus Conference.
 

Author(s): David A Stevens, Richard B Moss, Viswanath P Kurup, Alan P Knutsen, Paul Greenberger, Marc A Judson, David W Denning, Reto Crameri, Alan S Brody, Michael Light, Marianne Skov, William Maish, Gianni Mastella,

Journal: Clin. Infect. Dis.. 2003 Oct;37 Suppl 3():S225-64.

 

Because of the difficulties of recognizing allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis (ABPA) in the context of cystic fibrosis (because of overlapping clinical, radiographic, microbiologic, and immunologic features), advances in our understanding of the pathogenesis of allergic aspergillosis, ...

Last Updated: 16 Sep 2003

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Open-label Vitamin D Trial for Patients With Cystic Fibrosis and Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Cystic Fibrosis; Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis; A. Fumigatus

 

Last Updated: 14 Oct 2010

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Protocol TARC-ABPA
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Allergic Broncho-Pulmonary Aspergillosis

 

Last Updated: 20 Oct 2014

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Mechanisms of Immune Tolerance and Inflammation in Patients With Cystic Fibrosis With ABPA
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Cystic Fibrosis; Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis

 

Last Updated: 12 Jan 2010

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