Bacteria-Specific IgE in Patients With Nasal Polyposis: A Preliminary Report

Emanuel Calenoff, F. Timothy Guilford, Judith Green, Curtis S. Engelhard

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Abstract

Sixty-one patients exhibiting chronic nasal polyposis had their conditions evaluated by radioallergosorbent tests to determine the presence of bacteria-specific serum IgE. Fifty-nine patients exhibited positive serum IgE to at least one of 11 bacteria tested. There are several implications of the collected data.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)372-375
Number of pages4
JournalArchives of Otolaryngology
Volume109
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jun 1983

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  • Otorhinolaryngology

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