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Glossary for Loeffler syndrome

Medical terms related to Loeffler syndrome or mentioned in this section include:

  • Abdominal Pain: Pain in the abdominal area or stomach.
  • Abdominal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the abdomen or digestive tract
  • Ancylostoma duodenale: An infestation with Ancylostoma duodenale which is a parasitic hookwork whichcan cause serious disease in humans - usually occurs in people who work barefoot in damp soil. The hookworms suck blood from the intestines of the host which can result in anemia if there is a large number of worms.
  • Blood symptoms: Symptoms affecting the blood and its blood cells.
  • Bloody stool: Blood appearing in the stool.
  • Bowel problems: Symptoms affecting the bowel
  • Breath symptoms: Breath-related symptoms including breath odor
  • Cough: Any type of coughing symptom.
  • Hookworm: Worm spread through feces with poor sanitation.
  • Loeffler syndrome: Infiltration of the lungs by eosinophils (type of white blood cell) which can be caused by asthma or as a reaction to certain drugs or parasitic infections.
  • Strongyloidiasis: A parasitic infectious disease involving the intestines and caused by the nematode Strongyloides stercoralis. Infection usually occurs in crowded, unsanitized populations.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Loeffler syndrome:

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