eosinophilic pneumonitis

eosinophilic pneumonitis

[¦ē·ə¦sin·ə¦fil·ik nü·mə′nīd·əs]
(medicine)
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Cytokine production at the site of disease in chronic eosinophilic pneumonitis.
Bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) recovered significant quantities of fly ash, degraded fibrous glass, and asbestos fibers along with evidence for a significant inflammatory response (70% eosinophils and increased levels of interleukin-5) in one FDNY-FF hospitalized with acute eosinophilic pneumonitis several weeks after WTC exposure (Rom et al.
Although asbestos fibers were found in the BAL from the FDNY-FFs with eosinophilic pneumonitis after WTC exposure (Rom et al.