allergic granulomatosis

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allergic granulomatosis

[ə¦lər·jik ¦gran·yə·lō·mə′tō·səs]
(medicine)
A form of pulmonary vasculitis, frequently associated with asthma.
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Churg-Strauss syndrome involving the breast a rare cause of eosinophilic mastitis.
Compared the clinical aspects of peripheral neuropathy associated with Wegener's granulomatosis (26 patients), Churg-Strauss syndrome (26 patients) and microscopic polyangiitis (12 patients) in a single center cohort study conducted between 1999 and 2006, Cattaneo et al.
Solar urticaria as a manifestation of Churg-Strauss syndrome.
An autopsy case of isolated eosinophilic coronary periarteritis: a limited form of Churg-Strauss syndrome or a new entity?
My 23-year-old granddaughter has been diagnosed with Churg-Strauss syndrome.
Coverage includes the definition and diagnosis of asthma and its epidemiology, clinical types, etiology, common precipitants, pathology, and treatment, as well as the Churg-Strauss syndrome, assessment and management of patients with acute asthma, and pediatric considerations.
4) A small comparison group of patients with biopsyproven Wegener's granulomatosis, bronchioloalveolar carcinoma, eosinophilic pneumonia, or Churg-Strauss syndrome failed to show any similar CT findings of a ring or crescent pattern.
13) An association of CEP with cutaneous T-cell lymphoma, (20) sarcoidosis, (21) and Churg-Strauss syndrome (22,23) has been reported.
In the end Google came out with the correct diagnosis in over half the cases, including such unusual cases as CJD, Cushing's syndrome and Churg-Strauss syndrome.
SAN DIEGO -- The use of leukotriene modifiers to treat patients with asthma was not associated with the development of Churg-Strauss syndrome in a population-based, nested, case-control study.