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El asma causada por alergias es un tipo de asma común en los niños. En estos niños, los síntomas de asma son causados por reacciones alérgicas a, por ejemplo, ácaros, polen o polvillo proveniente de los animales. Si bien no todos los casos de asma son ocasionados por alergias, y no todas las alergias provocan síntomas de asma, se calcula que entre el 75% y el 85% de los niños con asma padece algún tipo de alergia.
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