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Case prepared by: Baishali Bhattacharya, MD, MPH
GI Pathology Fellow
Attending: Elizabeth Montgomery, M.D.
  Case 1
Clinical History: Patient is a 31-year-old female with history of asthma, aspirin allergy, allergic sinusitis and rhinitis who presented with abdominal pain, vomiting, diarrhea and 15 pound weight loss. Peripheral blood counts revealed 40% eosinophils. Biopsies of the mid esophagus and duodenum are shown.
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Choose the correct diagnosis:
  a. Reflux esophagitis
  b. Worm infestation
  c. Eosinophilic gastroenteritis
  d. Hypereosinophilic syndrome
  e. Histiocytosis X

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