Can parasitic worms cause Asthma?

Thomas Foley tom.foley at
Tue Dec 9 23:16:00 EST 1997

Today I heard a report on ABC news about a lady who had chronic and
disabling asthma for more than 10 years. Drs at the Jewish Hospital in
Denver took a sample of her lung for microscopic examination. They found
some mycoplasma were present and prescribed antibiotics with very
favorable results.

Thomas Foley 

In article <347C3D6F.73C52246 at>, Simon M
<S.P.Mann1 at> wrote:

> Does anybody have any information on Asthma with respect to Parasite
> induced conditions?
> help greatly appreciated
> Sim

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