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Steroids vs immunotherapy for allergic rhinitis: - out with the old, in with the new

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Treatment for seasonal allergic rhinitis induced by airborne allergens can be divided into two major groups: symptom-dampening drugs, such as antihistamines and corticosteroids, and disease-modifying drugs in the form of immunotherapy. It has been speculated that depot-injection corticosteroids given once or twice a year are a safe and patient-friendly alternative to the time-consuming immunotherapy. Our data indicate otherwise.

OriginalsprogEngelsk
TidsskriftExpert Review of Clinical Immunology
Vol/bind10
Udgave nummer2
Sider (fra-til)171-173
Antal sider3
ISSN1744-666X
DOI
StatusUdgivet - feb. 2014

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