Accession Number : AD0838549

Title :   MICROORGANISMS IN THE AIR: THEIR ROLE IN THE GENESIS OF RESPIRATORY ALLERGIES,

Corporate Author : ARMY BIOLOGICAL LABS FREDERICK MD

Personal Author(s) : Quintero Fossas, Jose M.

Report Date : 05 APR 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : There are three types or classes of organic elements found in the atmosphere whose variations can influence organisms and thereby cause these reactive disorders called allergic disorders. These elements are the pollen of flowers, the spores of fungi, and airborne bacteria.

Descriptors :   *AEROBIOLOGY), (*ALLERGIC DISEASES, (*RESPIRATORY DISEASES, ALLERGIC DISEASES), ETIOLOGY, POLLEN, PARTICLE SIZE, DIAGNOSIS(MEDICINE), SPORES, PLANTS(BOTANY), FUNGI, AEROSOLS, PUERTO RICO.

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE