Instant glue, asthma, rhinitis

A 32-year-old man developed asthma and rhinitis (inflammation of the mucous membrane of the nose) after using instant glue to build remote control model airplanes. He had been using the glue for about a year before symptoms developed. Avoidance of the glue produced clearing of the symptoms. (Annals of Internal Medicine 102:613-615, 1985) Copyright 1985 Phylis Austin

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