Lцffler eosinophilia

Lцffler eosinophilia
see under syndrome.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

Игры ⚽ Нужен реферат?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Lцffler syndrome — transient infiltrations and eosinophilia of the lungs, accompanied by cough, fever, and dyspnea; it may be idiopathic or due to infestation by parasites (particularly Ascaris lumbricoides), infection, or drug therapy. See also Ascaris pneumonitis …   Medical dictionary

  • Lцffler endocarditis syndrome (eosinophilia pneumonia) — Lцff·ler endocarditis, syndrome (eosinophilia, pneumonia) (lərfґlər) [Wilhelm Lцffler, Swiss physician, 1887–1972] see under endocarditis and syndrome …   Medical dictionary

  • Lцffler endocarditis — Lцffler fibroplastic parietal endocarditis endocarditis associated with eosinophilia, marked by fibroplastic thickening of the endocardium, and resulting in congestive heart failure, persistent tachycardia, hepatomegaly, splenomegaly, serous… …   Medical dictionary

  • simple pulmonary eosinophilia — Lцffler syndrome …   Medical dictionary

  • PIE syndrome — [pulmonary infiltration with eosinophilia] 1. any syndrome characterized by pulmonary infiltrates with eosinophilia, such as Lцffler syndrome or chronic eosinophilic pneumonia. 2. a syndrome of diffuse pulmonary infiltration and peripheral… …   Medical dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”