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Peripheral neuropathy in Wegener's granulomatosis, Churg-Strauss syndrome and microscopic polyangiitis.
Churg-Strauss syndrome with cutaneous and neurological manifestations preceding asthma.
Experts explain that the rare condition, called Churg-Strauss syndrome or allergic granulomatosis, can affect blood flow through small- to medium-sized arteries and veins.
It also is possible that patients receiving leukotriene modifiers tend to have more severe asthma, which may predispose them to Churg-Strauss syndrome.
WAILEA, MAUI -- Histology revealed changes consistent with allergic granulomatous vasculitis, or Churg-Strauss syndrome, an eosinophilic condition that has been reported in rare cases in patients who use inhaled fluticasone propionate and other inhaled corticosteroids.
A rare side effect known as Churg-Strauss syndrome has been reported in several patients.
A positive p-ANCA test result is associated with Churg-Strauss syndrome, which affects the lungs, and vasculitis that affects the kidneys and other organs or is systemic.
Churg-Strauss syndrome (CSS)--also known as allergic granulomatosis and angiitis--is a rare multisystemic vasculitis of small- to medium-sized vessels characterized by asthma, chronic rhinosinusitis, and prominent peripheral blood eosinophilia.
The pathologist must ensure that infections (fungal, mycobacterial, bacterial, viral, and parasitic), cocaine abuse, lymphoma, and Churg-Strauss syndrome, among others, have been ruled out by special studies or clinical evaluation.
Mrs Tappin, who has chronic Churg-Strauss syndrome, said: ``From the moment Chris was put on a plane all we ever wanted was his swift and safe return.
Treatment of Churg-Strauss syndrome without poor-prognosis factors: a multicenter, prospective, randomized open-label study of seventy-two patients.
Alternative diagnoses in difficult asthma * COPD * Bronchiectasis * Congestive cardiac failure * Central airway obstruction * Cystic fibrosis * Recurrent pulmonary embolism * Pulmonary hypertension * Recurrent aspiration * Vocal cord dysfunction * Dysfunctional breathing * Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis * Churg-Strauss syndrome * Psychological disorders Table IV.