A new predictor to determine the exacerbation and treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: eosinophil/neutrophil ratio


Yakar H. I. , KANBAY A.

TUBERKULOZ VE TORAK-TUBERCULOSIS AND THORAX, cilt.68, ss.260-267, 2020 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 68 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5578/tt.69600
  • Dergi Adı: TUBERKULOZ VE TORAK-TUBERCULOSIS AND THORAX
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.260-267

Özet

Introduction: COPD is an inflammatory disease characterized by persistent respiratory symptoms and airflow limitation. Currently, it has been demonstrated in some studies that eosinophil and T helper-2 mediated inflammation play a role in the pathophysiology of COPD.