Hypereosinophilic syndrome with pulmonary and cardiac involvement in a patient with asthma.

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Idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome is characterized by prolonged eosinophilia without an identifiable underlying cause and multiple-organ dysfunction, most frequently involving the heart, the central or peripheral nervous system and the lungs. We describe a case in which a patient with asthma who had idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome with pulmonary… (More)

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@article{Karnak2003HypereosinophilicSW, title={Hypereosinophilic syndrome with pulmonary and cardiac involvement in a patient with asthma.}, author={Demet Karnak and Oya Kayacan and Sumru Beder and Mustafa Delibalta}, journal={CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association medicale canadienne}, year={2003}, volume={168 2}, pages={172-5} }