Eosinophilic gastroenteritis: Clinical profiles and treatment outcomes, a retrospective study of 18 adult patients in a Singapore Tertiary Hospital.

@article{Wong2015EosinophilicGC,
  title={Eosinophilic gastroenteritis: Clinical profiles and treatment outcomes, a retrospective study of 18 adult patients in a Singapore Tertiary Hospital.},
  author={G W Wong and Kim Hwa Jim Lim and Wei Keat Wan and S C Albert Low and Siu Cheung Kong},
  journal={The Medical journal of Malaysia},
  year={2015},
  volume={70 4},
  pages={
          232-7
        }
}
BACKGROUND Eosinophilic gastroenteritis (EG) can mimic symptoms of common gastrointestinal (GI) disorders but responds well to appropriate treatment. Accurate diagnosis is central to effective management. Data on EG in Southeast Asia is lacking. We aim to describe the clinical profiles and treatment outcomes of adult patients with EG in a Singapore Tertiary Hospital. MATERIALS AND METHODS This retrospective study involved archival search of patients with GI biopsies that showed eosinophilic… CONTINUE READING

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