[ee-uh-sin-uh-fil-ik] /ˌi əˌsɪn əˈfɪl ɪk/
having an affinity for eosin and other acid dyes; acidophilic.
- Eosinophilic cellulitis
eosinophilic cellulitis n. See Wells’ syndrome.
- Eosinophilic fasciitis
eosinophilic fasciitis n. Induration and edema of the connective tissues of the extremities, which usually appears following exertion and is associated with eosinophilia.
- Eosinophilic granuloma
eosinophilic granuloma n. A lesion having numerous histiocytes that may contain Langerhans granules, eosinophils, and pockets of necrosis. It is usually a solitary bone lesion but may develop in the lung.
- Eosinophilic leukemia
eosinophilic leukemia n. A form of granulocytic leukemia characterized by abnormal numbers of or a predomination of eosinophilic granulocytes in the tissues and blood.