Table of ContentsDefinition / general
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Definition / general
- Hypersensitivity reactions mediated by IgE and circulating immune complexes
- Allergens are fungi, parasites, drugs or unknown
- Includes Loeffler syndrome, acute eosinophilic pneumonia, chronic eosinophilic pneumonia, Churg-Strauss syndrome, allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis, bronchocentric granulomatosis and tropical eosinophilia