Eosinophilia in returning travelers and migrants.

  title={Eosinophilia in returning travelers and migrants.},
  author={Stephan Ehrhardt and Gerd Dieter Burchard},
  journal={Deutsches Arzteblatt international},
  volume={105 46},
INTRODUCTION Eosinophilia in travelers returning from tropical countries is often caused by helminths. The high eosinophil counts arise particularly from tissue migration of invasive larvae. METHODS Review of literature selected by means of a Medline search using the MeSH terms "eosinophilia" and "helminth." RESULTS The patient's geographic and… CONTINUE READING