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Small airways function and molecular markers in exhaled air in mild asthma
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    Molecular markers in exhaled air in asthma
    • Chiara Zinelli, Medical Doctor
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      • Carlo Caffarelli, David J Atherton, and Adam Jaffe

    Dear Sir,

    We have read with interest the paper of Battaglia et al.[1] regarding the relationship between small airways function and molecular markers of inflammation in exhaled air in mild asthma. They concluded that fractional exhaled nitric oxide (FeNo) and 8-isoprostane in exhaled air reflect small airway inflammation, and that 8-isoprostane particularly is increased in patients with more prominent airway closure....

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