Idiopathic chronic eosinophilic pneumonia

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Idiopathic chronic eosinophilic pneumonia

Synonyms: Chronic eosinophilic pneumonia

A rare severe interstitial lung disease characterized by insidious onset with subacute or chronic non-specific respiratory manifestations (dyspnea cough wheezing) often associated with systemic manifestations (fatigue malaise weight loss) and a history of asthma (up to half of patients). Eosinophilia is present in most cases usually in excess of 1000 cells/mm3.

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