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The Level of Mite Dermatophagoides’ Allergens (Der-p 1 and Der-f 1) in Birjand
Mohammad Fereidouni , Farkhondeh Fereidouni, Mehrasa Hadian, Zahra Asghari, S.Masood Zojaji
, dr.m.fereidouni@gmail.com
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Background : House dust mite allergens especially pyroglyphid species are among the most important indoor allergens and have an important role in development of asthma and allergies.
Materials and Methods : In current study, the level of two main allergens from mites including Der-p1 and Der-f 1 in dust of 28 homes in Birjand city was measured by ELISA method.
Results : All samples were negative for Der-p1. Low leverl of Der-f 1 was detected in one sample. Prevalence of asthma, rhinitis and rhinoconjunctivitis was 2%, 28% and 15% respectively.
Conclusion : The results of this study suggest that House dust mites could not grow in Birjand climate.
Keywords: Asthma, Allergy, Mite
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Type of Study: Short Communication | Subject: Immunology
* Corresponding Author Address: Department of Immunology, Asthma, Allergy & Immunology Research Center, Birjand University of Medical Sciences, Birjand, Iran
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Fereidouni M, Fereidouni F, Hadian M, Asghari Z, Zojaji S. The Level of Mite Dermatophagoides’ Allergens (Der-p 1 and Der-f 1) in Birjand. ZJRMS. 2014; 16 (4) :38-40
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