human eosinophilic enteritis

human eosinophilic enteritis

segmental eosinophilic inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract in humans; suspected etiologic agent is Ancylostoma caninum; laboratory indicators are eosinophilia and increased IgE.

hu·man e·o·sin·o·phil·ic en·ter·i·tis

(hyū'măn ē'ō-sin-ō-fil'ik en'tĕr-ī'tis)
Segmental eosinophilic inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract in humans; suspect etiologic agent is Ancylostoma caninum; laboratory indicators are eosinophilia and increased IgE.
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Human eosinophilic enteritis caused by dog hookworm Ancylostoma caninum.
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