DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for endomyocardial fibrosis

Endomyocardial fibrosis [DOID:12932]

The hypereosinophilic syndrome (HES) is a disease characterized by a persistently elevated eosinophil count (≥ 1500 eosinophils/mm³) in the blood for at least six months without any recognizable cause, with involvement of either the heart, nervous system, or bone marrow.

Synonyms:  endomyocardial fibrosis,  DOID:12932,  (Becker's disease) or (obscure African cardiomyopathy),  African endomyocardial fibrosis,  Becker's disease ...