eosinophilia

Definition / meaning of eosinophilia

A condition in which the number of eosinophils (a type of white blood cell) in the blood is greatly increased. Eosinophilia is often a response to infection or allergens (substances that cause an allergic response).

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The Web site of the National Cancer Institute (http://www.cancer.gov/)

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