[Relationship of the levels of arachidonic and eicosapentaenoic acid in blood serum and low density lipoproteins in patients with bronchial asthma and change in the value during restricted-diet therapy]

Vopr Med Khim. 1998 Mar-Apr;44(2):213-8.
[Article in Russian]


Lipid metabolism in patients with infection-dependent bronchial asthma was compared before and after 14 days low-diet therapy. After therapy the proportion AA/EPA in blood serum and in low density lipoproteins considerably decreased to (p < 0.05).

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Arachidonic Acid / blood*
  • Asthma / blood
  • Asthma / diet therapy*
  • Eicosapentaenoic Acid / blood*
  • Fasting
  • Fatty Acids, Unsaturated / blood
  • Humans
  • Lipoproteins, LDL / blood*
  • Phospholipids / blood


  • Fatty Acids, Unsaturated
  • Lipoproteins, LDL
  • Phospholipids
  • Arachidonic Acid
  • Eicosapentaenoic Acid