eosinophilic fasciitis

n.

Induration and edema of the connective tissues of the extremities, which usually appears following exertion and is associated with eosinophilia.

Nearby words

  1. eosinophil adenoma,
  2. eosinophil chemotactic factor of anaphylaxis,
  3. eosinophilia,
  4. eosinophilic,
  5. eosinophilic cellulitis,
  6. eosinophilic granuloma,
  7. eosinophilic leukemia,
  8. eosinophilic leukocyte,
  9. eosinophilic leukocytosis,
  10. eosinophilic leukopenia


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