Mette Holm

Idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome: A rare diagnosis in children

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Idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome (IHES) is one of numerous hypereosinophilic syndromes. The incidence of IHES among children is unknown, but it is considered a rare disease. We report a pediatric case of IHES and the challenges to finding an effective treatment. The patient described here was responsive to prednisolone and thalidomide.

Original languageEnglish
JournalClinical Case Reports
Pages (from-to)2013-2016
Number of pages4
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2020

    Research areas

  • hypereosinophilia, idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome, prednisolone, thalidomide

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