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Löffler syndrome I

Pronunciation: lorf'ler

Definition: eosinophilic pulmonary infiltrates, often associated with parasitic migration; also associated with reactions to some antibiotics, to L-tryptophan, or to crack cocaine.

Synonym(s): eosinophilic pneumonia, eosinophilic pneumonopathy

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