Exposure to house dust endotoxin and allergic sensitization in allergic and nonallergic children living in Adana, Turkey.

Yilmaz M., Altintaş D. U. , Bingöl-Karakoç G., Inal A., Kiliç M., Sütolukta Z., ...More

The Turkish journal of pediatrics, vol.51, pp.225-31, 2009 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 51
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Journal Name: The Turkish journal of pediatrics
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded
  • Page Numbers: pp.225-31


It has been suggested that exposure to elevated levels of endotoxin decreases the risk of allergic sensitization. The objective of our study was to analyze associations between house dust endotoxin levels and allergic sensitization in children.