Samter triad


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Samter triad

(sam′tĕr)
[Max Samter, Ger. immunologist, 1909–1999]
Aspirin allergy, asthma, and nasal polyposis.
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The most common otologic manifestation of Samter triad is middle ear mucoid effusion, (4) although there have been case reports of aural polyps associated with Samter triad.
Aspirin desensitization therapy followed by daily aspirin has been effective in treating the upper and lower respiratory symptoms associated with Samter triad.