hypereosinophilia


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hypereosinophilia

 [hi″per-e″o-sin″o-fil´e-ah]
extreme eosinophilia. adj., adj hypereosinophil´ic.

hy·per·e·o·sin·o·phil·i·a

(hī'pĕr-ē'ō-sin-ō-fil'ē-ă),
A greater degree of abnormal increase in the number of eosinophilic granulocytes in the circulating blood or the tissues; for example, in diseases where the degree of eosinophilia usually ranges from 10-30%, an increase to 50% or 60% (or more) might be regarded as hypereosinophilia.

hy·per·e·o·sin·o·phil·i·a

(hī'pĕr-ē'ō-sin-ō-fil'ē-ă)
A greater degree of increase in the number of eosinophilic granulocytes in the circulating blood or the tissues than would be expected in the disease or condition causing the increase.

hy·per·e·o·sin·o·phil·i·a

(hī'pĕr-ē'ō-sin-ō-fil'ē-ă)
A greater degree of abnormal increase in the number of eosinophilic granulocytes in the circulating blood or the tissues.
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One LEPR study patient withdrew before the end of titration due to AE of mild hypereosinophilia. There were no serious adverse events related to treatment with setmelanotide.
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Histological descriptions of burn wounds (N=15) * Description n (%) Blistering 10 (66.7) Streaming 10 (66.7) Necrosis 6 (40.0) Palisading 4 (26.7) Elongation 3 (20.0) Hypereosinophilia 2 (13.3) Pyknosis 2 (13.3) * More than one description pertained in some cases.
The only biologic abnormality was a hypereosinophilia (1,640 cells/[mm.sup.3]).
Upon microscopic examination, the rumen and reticulum exhibited moderate and multifocal areas of hydropic degeneration of the epithelium, characterized by the formation of intracytoplasmic vacuoles (Figure 1B), as well as extensive areas of necrosis of the mucosa epithelium, characterized by nuclei in karyorrhexis and karyolysis, as well as hypereosinophilia and loss of cytoplasmic limits of keratinocytes.
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The increases of total IgE, CRP, and eosinophils in peripheral blood were defined by a local biology lab (increased IgE: >214 KU/L; increased CRP: >10 mg/dL; and hypereosinophilia: >6%).
Imatinib is a tyrosine kinase inhibitor that is used in various hematologic malignancies, including idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome (IHES) which is a myeloproliferative disorder characterized by sustained, nonreactive, unexplained persistent hypereosinophilia that commonly results in multiorgan dysfunction.
This classification defines hypereosinophilia (HE) as a peripheral blood eosinophil count [Greater than or equal to]1500/[micro]l recorded on at least two occasions with a minimum interval of four weeks, or as extensive tissue infiltration by eosinophils.