We aim to describe the data collected from India during phase 3 of the International study of asthma and allergy in childhood (ISAAC) study. Prevalence, severity, and population characteristics associated with rhinitis, rhinoconjunctivitis, and eczema were assessed.
Children from two age groups (6‐7 and 13‐14 years) were included in the study as per the ISAAC protocol. The symptoms...
We report the use of anti-interleukin-5 (mepolizumab) during an 18-month period in a pediatric hypereosinophilic syndrome. Infusions every 3 months allowed better control of hypereosinophilic syndrome flares and maintained blood eosinopenia with significantly less steroid use compared with all other therapies (prednisolone alone, interferon alpha, or imatinib mesylate).
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