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.
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.