Eosinophilic Lung Diseases
    Invited Review
    P: 121-134
    April 2024

    Eosinophilic Lung Diseases

    Trd Sem 2024;12(1):121-134
    1. Gazi Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi, Radyoloji Anabilim Dalı, Ankara, Türkiye
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    Received Date: 20.01.2024
    Accepted Date: 20.03.2024
    Publish Date: 02.05.2024


    Eosinophilic lung diseases represent a diverse spectrum of conditions characterized by peripheral and/or tissue eosinophilia with associated lung involvement. Despite differences in underlying etiology, clinical course, and prognosis, a common clinical accompaniment is asthma, and these diseases often manifest with similar imaging findings. Radiological findings in eosinophilic lung diseases often present a diagnostic challenge due to their non-specific nature, resembling features seen in various clinical conditions, including infections. This similarity frequently results in missed and delayed diagnoses. A focused understanding of the radiologic features of eosinophilic lung diseases is crucial for improving diagnostic accuracy and preventing delays in appropriate treatment. By integrating clinical, laboratory, and imaging data, radiologists can enhance their ability to identify these diseases promptly, ultimately improving patient outcomes.

    Keywords: Eosinophilic pneumonia, eosinophilic lung disease, computed tomography, chest imaging


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