Journal of Allergy & Therapy

Journal of Allergy & Therapy
Open Access

ISSN: 2155-6121

Barbara Pedruzzi

Barbara Pedruzzi

Department Of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology,

  • Review Article
    Allergic Fungal Sinusitis in Children
    Author(s): Marco Berlucchi* and Barbara PedruzziMarco Berlucchi* and Barbara Pedruzzi

    Described first in 1980s, allergic fungal sinusitis that is a chronic noninvasive fungal sinusitis is a relatively uncommon disease in adults. Nasal polyposis, peculiar imaging features, and allergic mucin are its main characteristics. Although case report and/or series about this disease have been reported, its occurrence in pediatric population remains rare. Pathogenesis of this illness is the same in both children and adults, but some clinical characteristics are different, especially at presentation. The clinical picture and treatment of this disorder in children are analyzed... Read More»
    DOI: 10.4172/2155-6121.S5-004

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