Surgical Pathology Criteria

Idiopathic Hypereosinophilic Syndrome

Differential Diagnosis

Hypereosinophilia*
  Idiopathic Hypereosinophilia Idiopathic Hypereosinophilic Syndrome Chronic Eosinophilic Leukemia NOS Hematolymphoid Neoplasms with Specific Genetic Abnormalities#
Hypereosinophilia Yes Yes Yes Yes
Tissue Damage No Yes Subset Subset
Clonality** No Not demonstrated Yes Yes
Blasts ≥20% No No No Subset
Abnormalities of BCR-ABL1, PDGFRA, PDGFRB, KIT, FGFR1 or CBFB No No No Yes

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