Eosinophilic angiocentric fibrosis

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Eosinophilic angiocentric fibrosis

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The terms "Eosinophilic angiocentric fibrosis" returned 5 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Nasal Eosinophilic Angiocentric Fibrosis with Orbital Extension.
 

Author(s): Mohammad Faramarzi, Mohammad Hossein Dadgarnia, Mansour Moghimi, Hadi Sharouny, Nasim Behniafard

Journal: Head Neck Pathol. 2015 Sep;9(3):426-9.

 

Eosinophilic angiocentric fibrosis (EAF) is an extremely rare, chronic, benign, idiopathic disorder that mostly affects the upper respiratory tract, particularly the nasal cavity, and features progressive submucosal perivascular fibrosis. To the best of our knowledge, only seven cases ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Unexplained persistent dyspnea in a young woman with eosinophilic angiocentric fibrosis.
 

Author(s): Woo-Jin Kim, Yu-Il Kim, Ji-Eun Kim, Young-Hwan Choi, Hyong-Ho Cho, Yoo-Duk Choi, Hyun-Ju Seon, Sung-Ho Yoon

Journal: Respir Care. 2014 May;59(5):e72-6.

 

Eosinophilic angiocentric fibrosis (EAF) is a rare inflammatory disease that primarily involves the nose and sinuses. Involvement of the eye orbit and larynx has also been described. However, it is very rare for this disease to involve the lower respiratory tract and cause dyspnea. ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Nasal cavity eosinophilic angiocentric fibrosis: CT and MR imaging findings.
 

Author(s): B T Yang, Y Z Wang, X Y Wang, Z C Wang

Journal: AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2011 Dec;32(11):2149-53.

 

EAF consists of exceedingly rare lesions and presently lacks specific imaging reports. The purpose of this study was to determine the CT and MR imaging features of nasal cavity EAF.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Eosinophilic angiocentric fibrosis" returned 3 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Eosinophilic angiocentric fibrosis of the orbit: a case report and review of literature.
 

Author(s): Santhi Radhakrishnan, Namrata G Adulkar, Viji Rangarajan

Journal: Indian J Pathol Microbiol. ;58(1):77-9.

 

Eosinophilic angiocentric fibrosis is a rare condition presenting with tumefactive lesions of the nasal cavity, paranasal sinuses, upper respiratory tract and rarely the orbit; and has characteristic histopathological features. We report the case of a 38-year-old lady with a mass ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Intranasal eosinophilic angiocentric fibrosis: a case report and review.
 

Author(s): Jumin Sunde, Kathrina A Alexander, Vishnu V B Reddy, Bradford A Woodworth

Journal: Head Neck Pathol. 2010 Sep;4(3):246-8.

 

Eosinophilc angiocentric fibrosis is a rare fibrosing vasculitis of unknown etiology that is progressive and potentially disfiguring. It has a predilection for the upper airways presenting most commonly as an obstructing mass lesion that is diagnosed histologically. Thus far, it has ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Eosinophilic angiocentric fibrosis and Wegener's granulomatosis: a case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): J Loane, M Jaramillo, H A Young, K M Kerr

Journal: J. Clin. Pathol.. 2001 Aug;54(8):640-1.

 

This report presents a case of eosinophilic angiocentric fibrosis in a man with Wegener's granulomatosis, the first report of a possible association between the two conditions. This association suggests a possible mechanism for its pathogenesis.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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