According to these findings, the patient was diagnosed with eosinophilic gastroenteritis and was started on methylprednisolone 1 mg/kg orally.
As a result, eosinophilic gastroenteritis of unknown etiology was diagnosed, with presumed allergic predisposed disease, characterized by relapse and remission.
Eosinophilic gastroenteritis, Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 11:799-813.
Pyloric stenosis and eosinophilic gastroenteritis in infants.
The patient was given the preliminary diagnosis of eosinophilic gastroenteritis based on her symptoms and gastrointestinal eosinophilia without another identifiable cause.
After the initial diagnosis of eosinophilic gastroenteritis, she underwent a 2-month course of prednisone at a dose of 20 mg per day, which did not relieve her symptoms.
Primary eosinophilic gastroenteritis (PEG) is an uncommon disorder of unknown cause, characterized by abdominal symptoms of pain, vomiting, and diarrhea as the result of eosinophilic infiltration of the gastrointestinal tract.
Figure) The diagnosis of primary eosinophilic gastroenteritis (muscularis subtype) was made on the basis of clinical, laboratory, and histopathologic findings.
Abstract: Eosinophilic gastroenteritis
is an inflammatory disorder of the gastrointestinal tract in which eosinophilic infiltration occurs in the gut layers.