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Which endogenous substances increase vascular permeability?
Theophylline is a what?
What does PEFR stand for?
Which cell of the immune system is commonly measured to determine the impact of an asthma medication?
Name 2 groups of smooth muscle growth regulators.
Do M2 receptors cause bronchodilation or bronchoconstriction?
Is anti-allergy therapy effective in asthma?
How to reactive oxygen species contribute to asthma?
Increased epithelial permeability results in what?
True or false? Hyperresponsiveness can occur due to an decrease in excitatory nerve activity.
Does substance P cause bronchodilation or bronchoconstriction?
True or false? Increased levels of cAMP result in bronchodilation.
Autonomic stimulation of excitatory receptors leads to an intracellular increase of which ion?
What does NANC stand for?
Which 2 cytokines facilitate eosinphil accumulation in tissues?
Give an example of a leukotriene antagonist.
What activates myosin light chain causing constriction?
Are Th1 or Th2 cells responsible for protective immunity?
Protein Kinase A (PKA) results in the opening of which ion channel?
Ipatropium is a what?

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