Allergic rhinitis,Calcitriol,Vitamin D deficiency
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Jain A, Shah P, Modh D, Thakkar B, Katarkar A, Joshi K. Deficiency of Vitamin D in Allergic Rhinitis: A Possible Factor in Multifactorial Disease. Clin Rhinol An Int J 2014; 7 (3):112-116.
To establish the correlation between vitamin D3 serum levels and allergic rhinitis.
Materials and methods
Vitamin D levels were assessed in 23 patients with allergic rhinitis diagnosed clinically by allergic rhinitis and its impact on asthma 2008 criteria and results were compared with vitamin D status in the normal population of same region.
The levels of serum vitamin D levels were significantly low in the patients of allergic rhinitis.
Measuring of serum levels of vitamin D could be considered in the routine assessment of patients with allergic rhinitis.
How to cite this article
Thakkar B, Katarkar A, Modh D, Jain A, Shah P, Joshi K. Deficiency of Vitamin D in Allergic Rhinitis: A Possible Factor in Multifactorial Disease. Clin Rhinol An Int J 2014;7(3):112-116.
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