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Descriptor English:   Hypereosinophilic Syndrome 
Descriptor Spanish:   Síndrome Hipereosinofílico 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Síndrome Hipereosinofílica 
Synonyms English:   Endocarditis, Loeffler
Endocarditis, Loeffler's
Endocarditis, Loefflers
Eosinophilic Leukemia
Eosinophilic Leukemias
Hypereosinophilic Syndrome, Idiopathic
Hypereosinophilic Syndromes
Hypereosinophilic Syndromes, Idiopathic
Idiopathic Hypereosinophilic Syndrome
Idiopathic Hypereosinophilic Syndromes
Leukemia, Eosinophilic
Leukemias, Eosinophilic
Loeffler Endocarditis
Loeffler's Endocarditis
Loefflers Endocarditis
Syndrome, Hypereosinophilic
Syndrome, Idiopathic Hypereosinophilic
Syndromes, Hypereosinophilic
Syndromes, Idiopathic Hypereosinophilic  
Tree Number:   C15.378.553.231.549
Definition English:   A heterogeneous group of disorders with the common feature of prolonged eosinophilia of unknown cause and associated organ system dysfunction, including the heart, central nervous system, kidneys, lungs, gastrointestinal tract, and skin. There is a massive increase in the number of EOSINOPHILS in the blood, mimicking leukemia, and extensive eosinophilic infiltration of the various organs. 
Indexing Annotation English:   do not confuse entry term LOEFFLER'S ENDOCARDITIS with LOEFFLER SYNDROME see PULMONARY EOSINOPHILIA
History Note English:   94 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   31396 
Unique Identifier:   D017681 

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