LEON UNGER, S. B., M. D.
The prophylactic treatment of bronchial asthma, hay fever and other allergic diseases has been much neglected. While other phases of these diseases have received increasing attention very little attention has been given to ways and means of preventing these illnesses.
"Allergy" is hypersensitiveness or idiosyncracy occurring in man. Many different parts of the body may be affected and symptoms will naturally depend on the part involved, and thus we may have the different members of the allergic group, namely, bronchial asthma; hay fever or pollenosis; hyperesthetic or allergic or vasomotor rhinitis; gastro-intestinal or abdominal allergy, ―sometimes called food allergy; eczema
LEON UNGER. Preventive Treatment of Bronchial Asthma and Hay Fever(Preventive Treatment of Bronchial Asthma and Hay Fever*). Ann Intern Med. 1931;4:1328–1332. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-4-10-1328
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1931;4(10):1328-1332.
Asthma, Prevention/Screening, Pulmonary/Critical Care.
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