The identification of eosinophilic gastroenteritis in prednisone-dependent eosinophilic bronchitis and asthma

Parameswaran Nair, Sergei I. Ochkur, Cheryl Protheroe, Elizabeth Simms, Nancy A. Lee, James J. Lee

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This case reports the unique association of eosinophilic gastrointestinal disease with eosinophilic bronchitis, asthma and chronic rhinosinusitis and some features of lymphocytic hypereosinophilic syndrome, describes a diagnostic protocol for patients with asthma and persistent eosinophilic bronchitis, and suggests that the use of a novel EPX-mAb provides a reliable method to identify eosinophilic inflammation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number4
JournalAllergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology
Issue number1
StatePublished - Mar 1 2011


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology and Allergy
  • Immunology
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine

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