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Gastroenteritis, Eosinophilic


Synonyms of Gastroenteritis, Eosinophilic
  • EG
  • EGE
  • EGID
  • eosinophilic gastritis
  • eosinophilic gastroenteropathy
  • eosinophilic gastrointestinal disorders

Disorder Subdivisions



    General Discussion
    Eosinophilic gastroenteritis is a rare digestive disease characterized by the presence of a particular type of white blood cell (eosinophils) in one or more of the three layers that make up the lining of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. This includes the esophagus, stomach, small intestines, and large intestines.

    Organizations related to Gastroenteritis, Eosinophilic
    • American Partnership for Eosinophilic Disorders
      PO Box 29545
      Atlanta GA 30359
      Phone #: 713-493-7749
      800 #: N/A
      e-mail: mail@apfed.org
      Home page: http://www.apfed.org
    • Campaign Urging Research for Eosinophilic Disease (CURED)
      2937 Bayberry Dr.
      Buffalo Grove IL 60089
      Phone #: 847-793-0071
      800 #: N/A
      e-mail: ellyn@curedfoundation.org
      Home page: http://www.curedfoundation.org
    • Cincinnati Center for Eosinophilic Disorders
      Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
      Cincinnati OH 45229-3039
      Phone #: 513-636-2233
      800 #: 800-344-2462
      e-mail: N/A
      Home page: http://www.cincinnatichildrens.org/eosinophils
    • Digestive Disease National Coalition
      507 Capitol Court
      Washington DC 20002
      Phone #: 202-544-7497
      800 #: --
      e-mail: scott@hmcw.org
      Home page: http://www.ddnc.org
    • Madisons Foundation
      PO Box 241956
      Los Angeles CA 90024
      Phone #: 310-264-0826
      800 #: N/A
      e-mail: getinfo@madisonsfoundation.org
      Home page: http://www.madisonsfoundation.org
    • NIH/National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse
      2 Information Way
      Bethesda MD 20892-3570
      Phone #: 301-654-3810
      800 #: 800-891-5389
      e-mail: nddic@info.niddk.nih.gov
      Home page: http://www.niddk.nih.gov



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