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The relationship between atopy and neurological manifestations in HTLV-1 infection.

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Summary of "The relationship between atopy and neurological manifestations in HTLV-1 infection."

Human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 1 (HTLV-1)induces exaggerated Th1 responses, whereas atopy is associated with exacerbated Th2 responses.

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Name: Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical
ISSN: 1678-9849
Pages: 207-211

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