Churg-Strauss Disease Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Oct 13, 2014
  • Author: Robert Stanley Rust, Jr, MD, MA; Chief Editor: Amy Kao, MD  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

Other problems to be considered include the following:

  • Microscopic polyangiitis (microscopic polyarteritis)

  • Idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome

  • Essential cryoglobulinemic vasculitis

  • Strongyloidosis with hyperinfection syndrome

  • Loeffler syndrome (simple pulmonary eosinophilia)

  • Chronic eosinophilic pneumonia

  • Acute eosinophilic pneumonia

  • Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis

  • Bronchocentric granulomatosis

  • Tropical pulmonary eosinophilia (wuchereriasis, brugiosis)

Differential Diagnoses