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ID DOID:9503
Name Loeffler syndrome
Definition An eosinophilic pneumonia described as a form of pulmonary eosinophilia characterized as a mild pneumonitis marked by transitory pulmonary infiltration and eosinophilia and usually considered to be an allergic reaction. It can occur in response to a parasitic infection.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/L%C3%B6ffler%27s_syndrome, http://www2.merriam-webster.com/cgi-bin/mwmednlm?book=Medical&va=Loeffler%27s%20syndrome
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ICD10CM:J82

MESH:D011657

MTHICD9_2006:518.3

NCI:C35301

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:64936001

UMLS_CUI:C0242459

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Loeffler's pneumonia [EXACT]

Loffler's syndrome [EXACT]

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is_a pulmonary eosinophilia

is_a eosinophilic pneumonia

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