Analysis of Airborne Pollen Fall Tekirdağ Turkey


ERKAN ALKAN P., BIÇAKÇI A., AYBEKE M.

Astma Allergy Immunology, no.8, pp.46-54, 2010 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Journal Name: Astma Allergy Immunology
  • Journal Indexes: EBSCO Education Source
  • Page Numbers: pp.46-54
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: Airborne pollen grains are important aeroallergens. When released in sufficient amounts, allergenic pollen may evoke allergic responses in the sensitive patients, leading to allergic rhinitis and asthma. The aim of this study was to determine pollen grains and changes in pollen fall per cm(2) weekly, monthly and annually in the atmosphere of Tekirdag.