Clin Exp Allergy. 2021 Nov 4. doi: 10.1111/cea.14038. Online ahead of print.
The biological role of fungi in the pathophysiology of asthma has attracted renewed attention during the last decade. The term severe asthma with fungal sensitisation (SAFS) was first introduced in 2006 and has since been recognised as a distinct clinical phenotype in adult asthma.