Chronic eosinophilic pneumonia (Carrington's) with increased serum IgE levels. A distinct subset?

Abstract

We report our second case of chronic eosinophilic pneumonia (CEP) (Carrington's pneumonia) with elevated serum IgE values and present a review of the literature on this subject. Our present patient, a 55-year-old woman, had classic symptoms of dry cough, weight loss, malaise, dyspnea, night sweats, and fevers. Significant peripheral blood eosinophilia and a… (More)

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@article{Gonzlez1988ChronicEP, title={Chronic eosinophilic pneumonia (Carrington's) with increased serum IgE levels. A distinct subset?}, author={Eva Gonz{\'a}lez and Daniel F. Hayes and V W Weedn}, journal={Archives of internal medicine}, year={1988}, volume={148 12}, pages={2622-4} }