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474 Possible Causes for Pulmonary Eosinophilia

  • Asthma

    Tropical pulmonary eosinophilia (TPE) is an exaggerated immunological response to filarial antigens mainly seen in adults in endemic areas and is uncommonly reported in children[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It is primarily associated with respiratory conditions such as asthma and sinusitis as well as eosinophilia, neuropathy, pulmonary infiltrates, and vasculitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] He had eosinophilia, sinusitis on CT, and abnormal results on pulmonary-function tests, including an elevated fraction of exhaled nitric oxide.[nejm.org]

  • Allergic Asthma

    Idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis (IPH) is a rare disorder with unknown pathogenesis that usually presents in the first decade of life. As a result of diffuse alveolar hemorrhage, respiratory symptoms such as cough attacks, hemoptysis, dyspnea, and recurrent and refractory iron-deficiency anemia (IDA) are[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis

    […] lavage revealed septate hyphae with 45 degrees branching subsequently identified as A fumigatus and pulmonary eosinophilia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It is characterized by pulmonary infiltrates, eosinophilia, elevated serum immunoglobulin e, and skin reactivity to aspergillus antigen ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing[icd9data.com] Asthma, pulmonary infiltrates, and eosinophilia are the usual presenting symptoms.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Ascariasis

    For a discussion of the pulmonary appearances of ascariasis please refer to simple pulmonary eosinophilia.[radiopaedia.org] Short stature Pulmonary eosinophilia Symptoms There may be possibility that people who have ascariasis do not develop symptoms,But transfer of larvae via the lungs can lead[streetdirectory.com] This report highlights the importance of considering parasitic infection in patients presenting with eosinophilia and pulmonary symptoms also in Austria.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Churg-Strauss Syndrome

    eosinophilia Churg-Strauss syndrome Statistics from Altmetric.com montelukast pulmonary eosinophilia Churg-Strauss syndrome Churg-Strauss syndrome is a rare form of eosinophilic[thorax.bmj.com] There has also been a case of pulmonary eosinophilia associated with montelukast in which there was no association with corticosteroid withdrawal. 5 However, there has been[thorax.bmj.com] While anti-leukotriene drugs are generally safe and effective for most patients with asthma, clinicians need to be vigilant for pulmonary eosinophilia or Churg-Strauss syndrome[thorax.bmj.com]

  • Tropical Eosinophilia

    Tropical pulmonary eosinophilia is one of the many PIE syndromes [pulmonary infiltrates with eosinophilia (of the peripheral blood)].[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We report a case of tropical pulmonary eosinophilia in a recent immigrant to Upstate New York from India.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Tropical pulmonary eosinophilia (TPE) usually affects people living in the tropics, especially those in Southeast Asia, India, and certain parts of China and Africa.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Löffler Syndrome

    Simple pulmonary eosinophilia (Loeffler's syndrome) Alternative names Pulmonary infiltrates with eosinophilia; Eosinophilic pneumonia; Loeffler's syndrome Definition Simple[medical-dictionary-search-engines.com] eosinophilia Tropical pulmonary eosinophilia Clinical Information A condition characterized by infiltration of the lung with eosinophils due to inflammation or other disease[icd9data.com] Simple pulmonary eosinophilia is inflammation of the lungs from an increase in eosinophils, a type of white blood cell. Pulmonary means related to the lungs.[nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypereosinophilic Syndrome

    pulmonary eosinophilia due to drugs ( J70.2- J70.4 ) pulmonary eosinophilia due to specified parasitic infection ( B50 - B83 ) pulmonary eosinophilia due to systemic connective[icd10data.com] The patient also developed massive pulmonary embolism, which can be caused by chronic eosinophilia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Eosinophilic pulmonary syndromes consist of a heterogeneous group of disorders characterized by the presence of peripheral blood eosinophilia and/or eosinophilic-related pulmonary[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Eosinophilic Pneumonia

    Infection fungal Aspergillus fumigatus ( asthmatic pulmonary eosinophilia ) parasitic schistosomiasis (50% have pulmonary involvement) ascaris Toxocara canis microfilariasis[radiopaedia.org] Computed tomography (CT) imaging revealed peripheral infiltrates and bronchoscopy confirmed pulmonary eosinophilia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pulmonary eosinophilia comprises a heterogeneous group of diseases that are defined by eosinophilia in pulmonary infiltrates or in tissue.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Idiopathic Acute Eosinophilic Pneumonia

    eosinophilia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Applicable To Allergic eosinophilia Hereditary eosinophilia Type 1 Excludes Löffler's syndrome ( J82 ) pulmonary eosinophilia ( J82 ) infiltrative J82 Löffler's J82 pulmonary[icd10data.com] eosinophilia, is rarely reported in children.[archive.org]

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