Request PDF on ResearchGate | On Jan 5, , Amaia Campos Ruiz and others published Gastroenteritis eosinofílica: aportación de tres. Download Citation on ResearchGate | Gastroenteritis eosinofílica | Eosinophilic gastroenteritis represents a group of benign diseases that includes eosinophilic. Eosinophilic gastroenteritis and bowel obstruction. Can surgery be avoided? Gastroenteritis eosinofílica y obstrucción intestinal, ¿es la cirugía evitable?.

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An Esp Pediatr, 54pp. Eosinophilic gastroenteritis presenting as protein losing enteropathy. Arch Klin Chir,pp. Kaijser described the first case of this disease inand since then, approximately cases have been reported in the literature [ 3 – 5 ].

Eosinophilic gastroenteritis 1 was first reported by Kaijser 2 in Eosinophilic gastroenteritis has been classified into mucosal, muscular and serosal types according to the predominantly affected layer as per histopathologic examination; these present specific differences in clinical manifestations [ 341415 ]. The pharmacologic treatment of choice is the use of corticosteroids: The pathology anatomy study of the surgical specimen Fig.

No microorganisms, scarce polymorphonuclear leukocytes and gastroenteritiss eosinophilia and high bowel obstruction with an abrupt change eosinoofilica calibre in a segment some 4 cm from the jejunum, which was swollen.

CiteScore measures average citations received per document published. This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. The natural history of EGE is little known, especially that which starts with bowel obstruction, because follow-up is discontinued once the case is resolved 5.


Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol ;6: Eosinophilic gastroenteritis EGE is a rare disease of an unknown aetiology, but with a heterogeneous manifestation and course, which affects patients at any age and in any part of the gastrointestinal tract 1. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr, 6pp. The magazine, referring to the Spanish-speaking pediatric, indexed in major international databases: The patient was discharged after the symptoms were relieved, with a prescription of oral corticosteroid therapy that was to be tapered over a month.

Gastroenteritis eosinofílica: espectro clínico de una misma entidad

Medicine Baltimore ; 49 4: Eosinophilic gastroenteritis is a rare inflammatory disease characterized by eosinophilic infiltration in the wall of the gastrointestinal tract. Eosinophilic gastroenteritis, Acute obstructive abdomen, Ascites, Pleural effusion, Immunoglobulin E, D-xylose absorption test. Am J Gastroenterol, 88pp. The precise number of eosinophils, which is used as a criterion to define the disease, remains controversial [ 1 gastoenteritis, 13 ].

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr, 30pp. Sonography in diagnosis and follow-up of serosal eosinophilic gastroenteritis treated with corticosteroid. Treatment for eosinophilic parasitosis gastroentteritis not effective.

Support Center Support Center. J Natl Med Assoc ; Abstract We report a case of a year-old male patient with abdominal distension and diffuse stomach cramps associated with peripheral eosinophilia. Discussion Eosinophilic gastroenteritis 1 was first reported by Kaijser 2 in The symptoms of this complex disorder are variable, and frequently include abdominal pain, nausea, diarrhea, protein losing enteropathy and malabsorption.

Pathological anatomy is characterized by an eosinophil-predominant infiltrate which must exceed per high-power field 7. Lucendo AJ, Arias A. Journal List Gastroenterology Res v.

Introduction Eosinophilic gastroenteritis is a rare inflammatory disease characterized by eosinophilic infiltration in the gastrointestinal tract affecting all age and ethnic groups [ 1 ].


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We therefore emphasize on the need for additional studies with larger samples to establish diagnostic eosinofilicaa therapeutic criteria that allow for the systematizing of patient care and treatment. We report a case in which this entity is illustrated after indication of emergency laparotomy. Can J Gastroenterol, 11pp.

A chest X-ray showing moderate, right-sided pleural effusion. The test for carcinoembryonic antigen CEA was negative 0. Clinical manifestations and morphological characteristics, a retrospective study of 42 patients. Other drugs are also reported for use in corticosteroid-dependent or corticosteroid-resistant cases, with some gasfroenteritis discrepant results, such as azathioprine, cyclophosphamide, 6-mercaptopurine, cyclosporine A, hydroxyurea, omalizumab and mepolizumab [ 3111718 ].

Gastroenteritis eosinofílica y obstrucción intestinal: ¿es la cirugía evitable?

Physical examination revealed a poor general condition with mild dyspnea, flushing and dehydration. The serum potassium level was slightly decreased 3. Video laparoscopic biopsy of the mesenteric lymph node and peritoneum revealed a nonspecific chronic inflammatory process with intense diffuse tissue eosinophilia.

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Symptoms are variable and not even the few series published with more than 30 consecutive patients 6 allow a specific syndrome to be established. The D-xylose test was also performed; the results confirmed signs of malabsorption