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Disease Asthma

Name Asthma
Synonyms Asthma, Bronchial | ASTHMA, DIMINISHED RESPONSE TO ANTILEUKOTRIENE TREATMENT IN, INCLUDED | ASTHMA-RELATED TRAITS, SUSCEPTIBILITY TO ASTHMA, PROTECTION AGAINST, INCLUDED | Asthmas | ASTHMA, SUSCEPTIBILITY TO | Bronchial Asthma
Definition A form of bronchial disorder with three distinct components: airway hyper-responsiveness (RESPIRATORY HYPERSENSITIVITY), airway INFLAMMATION, and intermittent AIRWAY OBSTRUCTION. It is characterized by spasmodic contraction of airway smooth muscle, WHEEZING, and dyspnea (DYSPNEA, PAROXYSMAL).
Categories Immune system disease | Respiratory tract disease
MeSH® ID D001249
OMIM® ID 600807
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1. DiseasesRespiratory Tract Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bronchial Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Asthma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
2. DiseasesRespiratory Tract Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lung Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lung Diseases, Obstructive Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Asthma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
3. DiseasesRespiratory Tract Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Respiratory Hypersensitivity Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Asthma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
4. DiseasesImmune System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hypersensitivity Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hypersensitivity, Immediate Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Respiratory Hypersensitivity Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Asthma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references

Top ↑ Descendants

Asthma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
  Asthma and Nasal Polyps
View node Asthma, Aspirin-Induced Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Asthma, Exercise-Induced Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Asthma, Occupational Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
  ASTHMA-RELATED TRAITS, SUSCEPTIBILITY TO, 1 Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  ASTHMA-RELATED TRAITS, SUSCEPTIBILITY TO, 2 Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  ASTHMA-RELATED TRAITS, SUSCEPTIBILITY TO, 3
  ASTHMA-RELATED TRAITS, SUSCEPTIBILITY TO, 4
  ASTHMA-RELATED TRAITS, SUSCEPTIBILITY TO, 5 Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  ASTHMA-RELATED TRAITS, SUSCEPTIBILITY TO, 6
  ASTHMA-RELATED TRAITS, SUSCEPTIBILITY TO, 7 Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  ASTHMA-RELATED TRAITS, SUSCEPTIBILITY TO, 8
  Asthma, Short Stature, and Elevated IgA
  Dermatitis, Atopic, 3
  Platelet-Activating Factor Acetylhydrolase Deficiency
  Status Asthmaticus Has associated chemicals Has associated genes