eosinophilic endomyocardial disease
Definition: a restrictive cardiomyopathy associated with hyperproduction of eosinophils and their cardiac infiltration, clinically characterized by diastolic and later systolic ventricular failure. Sometimes associated with Churg-Strauss syndrome or eosinophilic pericarditis.
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