Idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome in children: 3 cases with review of literature.

@article{Kanthila2013IdiopathicHS,
  title={Idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome in children: 3 cases with review of literature.},
  author={Jayashree Kanthila and Nalini Bhaskaranand},
  journal={Indian journal of pediatrics},
  year={2013},
  volume={80 2},
  pages={124-7}
}
OBJECTIVES To highlight the varied clinical manifestations and management of idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome, a rare disorder in children. METHODS Retrospective review of case records of 3 patients who were diagnosed to have idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome (IHES) in a tertiary referral centre between 1997 and 2010 was performed. These 3 children presented with different symptoms and the first case had cardiac involvement. All had very high absolute eosinophil count (cells/mm(3… CONTINUE READING

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