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Wheezing Attacks and Itchy Skin Rashes on Cheeks

  • Sakine Işık
  • Suna Asilsoy
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Practical Points

  • Patients with early-onset of wheezing attacks and itchy skin rashes should be investigated for food and aeroallergen sensitization

  • Patients with infancy-onset atopic dermatitis are at increased risk of food allergy

  • Patients and families should be educated on avoidance of allergens and irritants and good adherence to treatment

  • Patients with severe atopic dermatitis should be evaluated for primary immunodeficiency diseases

Keywords

Short-acting beta-2 adrenergic agonist Inhaled corticosteroid Asthma Wheezing Atopic dermatitis 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sakine Işık
    • 1
  • Suna Asilsoy
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Pediatric Allergy and ImmunologySüreyyapaşa Chest Diseases and Thoracic Surgery Training HospitalIstanbulTurkey
  2. 2.Department of Pediatric Allergy and ImmunologyDokuz Eylul UniversityİzmirTurkey

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