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P05-18-YI Serum metabolic biomarkers for the diffe.. Ana Peleteiro Vigil .. Jesus M. Banales, Maria L. Gut.. Liver tumours.. - -
P04-18 Comparison between stratification system.. Rodrigo Wolff .. Marco Arrese, Carlos Benitez.. Liver tumours.. - -
P06-18 Empowerment of liver cancer patients fo.. Neus Llarch .. Gemma Iserte, Víctor Sapena, M.. Liver tumours.. - -
P02-18-YI Regulation of the biology of cholangioca.. Giovanni Di Maira .. alessandra.gentilini@unifi.it0.. Liver tumours.. - -
P03-18-YI Surveillance improves survival of intrah.. Pietro Guerra .. .. Liver tumours.. - -
P01-18-YI The volume of enhancement of disease (VE.. Claudia Campani .. .. Liver tumours.. - -
P07-18-YI Composite targeting of nuclear receptors.. Tawhidul Islam .. Pedro M. Rodrigues, Helena Ign.. Liver tumours.. - -
P07-19-YI Variable expression of venous clot coord.. Erica Matino .. .. Liver tumours.. - -
P01-19-YI Development of diet-induced NASH/HCC mod.. Lydie Carreres .. .. Liver tumours.. - -
P02-19 A Blood-Based DNA Methylation Test for E.. Dhruvajyoti Roy .. .. Liver tumours.. - -
P03-19-YI Inactivation of the BAP1 tumor suppresso.. Theo Hirsch .. .. Liver tumours.. - -
P04-19-YI Magnetic resonance of hepatocellular car.. Claudia Maccali .. Natally Horvat, Felipe Machado.. Liver tumours.. - -
P06-19-YI SImBA: a user-friendly high throughput t.. Elias Van De Vijver .. Astrid VANDIERENDONCK, Christo.. Liver tumours.. - -
P05-19-YI SCCA-IgM predicts prognosis differently .. Filippo Pelizzaro .. .. Liver tumours.. - -
P06-20 Involvement of the glycan-binding protei.. María Fernanda Troncoso .. Carabias P, Bacigalupo ML, Rub.. Liver tumours.. - -
P04-20-YI PARP-1 inhibition preferentially impairs.. Friederike Mahn .. .. Liver tumours.. - -
P05-20-YI Differential Role of TGF-Beta1&2 on Prol.. Sharon Pereira .. .. Liver tumours.. - -
P03-20-YI Targeting antiapoptotic proteins Bcl-xL .. Paula Katharina Morgane Hoffmeister .. A.-L. Scherr, A. Mock, C.E. He.. Liver tumours.. - -
P02-20 miRNA profiling of biliary intraepitheli.. Stephanie Roessler .. .. Liver tumours.. - -
P01-20-YI Portal hypertension and sequential bilob.. Laura Carrion .. Laura Márquez, Ana Clemente, E.. Liver tumours.. - -
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Thunderstorm-related asthma in patients sensitised to olea europaea pollen: twenty emergency department visits for asthmatic symptoms in one single day Losappio, Laura1; Heffler, Enrico2; Falco, Antonio1; Contento, Francesco1; Cannito, Cosimo1; Rolla, Giovanni2 1"Dimiccoli" Hospital, Emergency Department, Barletta, Italy; 2University of Torino - AO Mauriziano "Umberto I", Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Torino, Italy

Background: Associations between thunderstorm and asthma morbidity have been reported in several countries. Common to all epidemics of thunderstorm-related asthma is a significant increase in atmospheric allergen load during and immediately after a thunderstorm. Sensitization to Alternaria species or to grass and parietaria pollens has been suggested to play a key role in thunderstorm-related asthma. The only reported event of thunderstorm-related asthma in Mediterranean area was attributed to sensitization to parietaria pollen.

Method: here we describe a series of 20 patients who presented to Emergency Department in Barletta (94,000 inhabitants), Puglia (Italy) for sudden and severe asthmatic symptoms between May 27th and 28th 2010 (from15:36 to 5:02), immediately after a violent thunderstorm which occurred following a very hot morning (mean temperature: 29°C). All the patients have been subsequently visited by an allergist and underwent allergological work-up which included skin prick tests and a careful clinical history. Local pollen counts were available.

Result: Between May 10th and June 10th 2010, 86 Emergency Department asthma visits were recorded, 20 of them during the study day. Patients' mean age was 44.25 +/- 18.5 years (range: 9-81), 8/20 females, 2 smokers, 16 with a previous history of known respiratory allergy. Only two patients regularly took anti-asthma drugs. All 20 patients were sensitized to Olea europaea pollen, 7 of whom were monosensitized. Ten patients were sensitized to grass, 7 to parietaria, 5 to compositae, 5 to cypress, 5 to house dust mites, 3 to dog and 1 to cat danders. No patient was sensitized to Alternaria. Mean pollen count was 17 granules/m3 for Olea europaea, 6 granules/m3 for grass pollen.

Conclusion: This is, in our knowledge, the second epidemic of thunderstorm related asthma described in Mediterranean area and the first one in which sensitization to Olea europaea played a key-role. In conclusion, our report indicates that thunderstorm asthma may involve different allergens (not only fungal spores and grass or parietaria pollen) in different geographic areas, depending on the seasonality of thunderstorms and allergenic pollen.

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