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Idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome

Disease definition

A rare hematologic disease characterized by eosinophilia without evidence of clonality persisting for at least six months, for which no underlying cause can be identified. The condition is associated with signs of organ damage and dysfunction. Clinical manifestations are highly variable, depending on the organ systems involved, and include rapidly developing, life-threatening cardiovascular or neurological complications.

ORPHA:3260

Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Adult
  • ICD-10: D47.5
  • OMIM: 607685
  • UMLS: C0206141
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -

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