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Yokohama asthmaTokyo asthma Environment A smog-induced asthmatiform complex seen in Yokohama, Tokyo's port city, where nocturnal atmospheric conditions favor a dense buildup of industrial pollutants Clinical Wheezing, dyspnea in Pts with hyperirritable airways; worse in Pts with COPD. See Bhopal, Smog.
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