A rare cause of abdominal pain: eosinophilic gastroenteritis.

  title={A rare cause of abdominal pain: eosinophilic gastroenteritis.},
  author={N A F Verheijden and S A M Ennecker-Jans},
  journal={The Netherlands journal of medicine},
  volume={68 11},
Eosinophilic gastroenteritis is a disease that is characterised by an eosinophil-driven inflammation of the digestive tract, presenting with non-specific symptoms, including abdominal pain, nausea, and diarrhoea. The diagnosis is established by histopathological analysis revealing eosinophilic infiltration of the lamina propria. The disease is relatively rare but a proper diagnosis is important, since specific treatment may limit the disease severity and progression. 


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