Loffler endocarditis

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Löf·fler en·do·car·di·tis

(lŏrf'lĕr),
fibroplastic constrictive parietal endocarditis with eosinophilia, an endocarditis of obscure cause characterized by progressive congestive heart failure, multiple systemic emboli, and eosinophilia.

Löf·fler en·do·car·di·tis

(lĕrf'lĕr en'dō-kahr-dī'tis)
Fibroplastic constrictive parietal endocarditis with eosinophilia, an endocarditis of obscure cause characterized by progressive congestive heart failure, multiple systemic emboli, and eosinophilia.
Synonym(s): Löffler parietal endocarditis.

Löffler endocarditis

(lef'ler)
[Wilhelm Löffler, Swiss physician, 1887–1972]
Endocarditis associated with hypereosinophilia and fibroplastic thickening of the endocardium.
Synonym: eosinophilic cardiomyopathy

Löffler,

Wilhelm, Swiss physician, 1887-1972.
Löffler disease - Synonym(s): Löffler endocarditis
Löffler endocarditis - fibroplastic parietal endocarditis with eosinophilia, an endocarditis of obscure cause characterized by progressive congestive heart failure, multiple systemic emboli, and eosinophilia. Synonym(s): Löffler disease; Löffler syndrome (2)
Löffler parietal fibroplastic endocarditis - sclerosis of the endocardium in the presence of a high eosinophil count.
Löffler pneumonia - eosinophilic pneumonia.
Löffler syndrome - (1) Synonym(s): simple pulmonary eosinophilia; - (2) Synonym(s): Löffler endocarditis