Occupational asthma is a type of asthma caused by exposure to inhaled irritants in the workplace. Symptoms may disappear when the irritants that caused the asthma are avoided.
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Department of Medicine
Partners Asthma Center
Massachusetts General Hospital's Asthma Clinic, part of the Partners Asthma Center, provides comprehensive care for patients with asthma and related diseases.
Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
The Pediatric Allergy Group at MassGeneral Hospital for Children provides a comprehensive program for diagnosing and treating allergies and asthma.
Pediatric Asthma Program
The Pediatric Asthma Program at MassGeneral Hospital for Children provides diagnosis and treatment for all children with asthma with particular focus on difficult-to-control asthma, diagnostic dilemmas and second opinions.
Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine
The Division of Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine is a well-established clinical, training and research program. The group provides multidisciplinary comprehensive consultation, diagnostic and management services.
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