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ID DOID:9502
Name chronic eosinophilic pneumonia
Definition An eosinophilic pneumonia which slowly progresses over weeks to months. Life-threatening shortness of breath can develop if the condition is not treated. Individuals are often diagnosed with asthma before the advent of this disease.
http://www.merck.com/mmhe/print/sec04/ch051/ch051c.html, http://www.merck.com/mmpe/sec05/ch055/ch055d.html#sec05-ch055-ch055d-849
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GARD:1130

GARD:2134

NCI:C34471

UMLS_CUI:C0008680

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Cryptogenic pulmonary eosinophilia [EXACT]

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is_a eosinophilic pneumonia

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