Tag: Hypereosinophilia

  • Eosinophilia

    Eosinophilia

    DIAGNOSIS: We talk hypereosinophilic when eosinophils counts greater than 500 / mm3 (5 gigas / L). The moderate eosinophilia (500 to 1000 / mm3) are most often related to atopy (asthma, eczema …) taking a drug or a parasitic disease. Only helminths cause eosinophilia and when stool examination is positive, eosinophilia is often in the…

  • Eosinophilia

    Eosinophilia

    Parasitic hypereosinophilia: A parasitic infection, especially related to helminths, is the primary cause to raise with eosinophilia. 1 It can be associated with leukocytosis and especially to an increase in serum IgE. Eosinophilia is often significant (> 1 x 109 / L), especially when it is a parasitic impasse (accidental infestation of man by animal…