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Current Topics on Tonsils and Mucosal Barriers of Upper Airways: Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium on Tonsils and Mucosal Barriers of the ... 2003, ICS 1257, 1e (International Congress)This volume is a compilation of 49 papers presented at the 5th International Symposium on Tonsils and Mucosal Barriers of the Upper Airways held in Wakayama, Japan between 9 and 11 April 2003. Upper respiratory tract infections such as acute otitis media, acute rhinosinusitis and acute pharyngo-tonsillitis are diseases that occur with extremely high frequency, and the anti-microbial agents used to treat these diseases account for a large proportion of health care costs. The increasing refractory…