Idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome

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Idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome" returned 44 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome presenting as severe Loeffler's endocarditis.
 

Author(s): Hari Krishan Aggarwal, Deepak Jain, Vipin Kaverappa, Promil Jain, Ashwani Kumar, Sachin Yadav

Journal: Arq. Bras. Cardiol.. 2013 Apr;100(4):e43-6.

 

Last Updated: 17 May 2013

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[Multiple mononeuritis and eosinophilic fasciitis in a patient with idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome].
 

Author(s): José Manuel Pardal-Fernández, Lourdes Sáez-Méndez, María Rodríguez-Vázquez, Begoña Godes-Medrano, Luis Iñíguez-De Onzoño

Journal: Rev Neurol. 2012 Jan;54(2):100-4.

 

Hypereosinophilic syndrome is produced by what is usually a multiple infiltration of eosinophils into tissues, and may be secondary or idiopathic, depending on whether it is related to a specific aetiology or not. It is not uncommon for it to include nerve disease, but it is unusual ...

Last Updated: 11 Jan 2012

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Heart failure mimicking prior myocardial infarction in a patient with idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome.
 

Author(s): Celina Wojciechowska, Anna Gala, Agnieszka Kuczaj, Wojciech Jachec, Ala Foremny, Grzegorz Helbig, Romuald Wojnicz, Ewa Nowalany-Kozielska

Journal: Int Heart J. 2011 ;52(3):194-6.

 

Idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome (IHES) is characterized by sustained, nonreactive hypereosinophilia with eosinophilia-associated organ damage. Cardiac involvement occurs in about 60% of patients with HES and it is the major cause of mortality in these patients. Cardiac dysfunction ...

Last Updated: 7 Jun 2011

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The terms "Idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome" returned 3 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Membranous glomerulopathy associated with idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome.
 

Author(s): Makram Frigui, Mohamed Ben Hmida, Moez Jallouli, Manel Kechaou, Faten Frikha, Zouhir Bahloul

Journal: Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2010 Mar;21(2):320-2.

 

Renal involvement is rarely reported and little is known about the renal morphologic changes in the idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndromes. We reported a case of a 52-year-old man with idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome associated with membranous glomerulopathy. The eosinophilia ...

Last Updated: 15 Mar 2010

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[Pancreatic involvement, ascites and diarrhea in idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome].
 

Author(s): G Bellaiche, H Fontaine, L Choudat, D Lusina, G Ley, J L Slama

Journal: Gastroenterol. Clin. Biol.. 1997 ;21(6-7):519-22.

 

We report a new case of idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome with multivisceral digestive failure. After an erroneous diagnosis of pancreatic cancer, the pathological examination of pancreaticoduodenectomy specimen demonstrated pancreatic fibrosis with eosinophilic infiltration without ...

Last Updated: 3 Oct 1997

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The idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome.
 

Author(s): P F Weller, G J Bubley

Journal: Blood. 1994 May;83(10):2759-79.

 

Last Updated: 14 Jun 1994

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Study of STI571 in the Treatment of Patients With Idiopathic Hypereosinophilic Syndrome (HES) and Eosinophilic Leukemias
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hypereosinophilic Syndrome; Chronic Eosinophilic Leukemia (CEL); Myeloproliferative Disorders

 

Last Updated: 14 Sep 2009

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Imatinib Mesylate to Treat Myeloproliferative Hypereosinophilic Syndrome
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hypereosinophilic Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 17 Jun 2014

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Compassionate Use of Mepolizumab in Subjects With Hypereosinophilic Syndrome (HES)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hypereosinophilic Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 3 Jul 2014

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