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Can a person with normal eosinophil count have asthma?

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Dr. Douglas Green
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Yes....: An increased eosinophile count can however be noticed in allergic mediated asthma.
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Yes: The lung mechanics of asthma have little relationship to the eosinophil count. High, low or normal asthma is a separate issue altogether. Some triggers to asthma events may raise the count, while other would not.

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Last updated Nov 12, 2017

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