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Diagnosing Rhinitis during Pregnancy

  • Jennifer A. NamazyEmail author
  • Michael Schatz
RHINITIS (JJ OPPENHEIMER AND J CORREN, SECTION EDITORS)
Part of the following topical collections:
  1. Topical Collection on Rhinitis

Abstract

Chronic rhinitis is a common medical condition to affect pregnant women. Uncontrolled rhinitis during pregnancy may have a significant adverse effect on quality of life and may have an effect on coexisting asthma. This article reviews the most common causes of rhinitis to occur during pregnancy as well as treatment options for pregnant women.

Keywords

Pregnancy Rhinitis Rhinosinusitis Allergic rhinitis Treatment Bacterial 

Notes

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Conflict of Interest

Jennifer A. Namazy and Michael Schatz declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Human and Animal Rights and Informed Consent

This article does not contain any studies with human or animal subjects performed by any of the authors.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Scripps ClinicSan DiegoUSA
  2. 2.Department of AllergyKaiser PermanenteSan DiegoUSA
  3. 3.Department of Research and EvaluationKaiser PermanenteSan DiegoUSA

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