Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Endomyocardial Eosinophilic Fibrosis Evaluation

The evaluation of endomyocardial eosinophilic fibrosis begins with a medical history and physical examination.

Physical findings in someone with endomyocardial eosinophilic fibrosis may include:

Less common findings in someone with endomyocardial eosinophilic fibrosis may include:

Testing is usually required to confirm the diagnosis of endomyocardial eosinophilic fibrosis.

Tests that may be used to evaluate endomyocardial eosinophilic fibrosis include:

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Last Updated: Nov 8, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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