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Perimenstrual asthma: Report of a case with therapeutic intervention of oral prednisone.

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Summary of "Perimenstrual asthma: Report of a case with therapeutic intervention of oral prednisone."

Many asthmatic women of childbearing age experience cyclical aggravation of asthmatic symptoms during the perimenstrual period, or perimenstrual asthma (PMA). PMA is considered to be a difficult-to-treat asthma phenotype; conventional asthma therapies are not always effective against PMA.

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Name: The Journal of asthma : official journal of the Association for the Care of Asthma
ISSN: 1532-4303
Pages: 1-3

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