noun. ['ˌiːɔˌsɪnəˈfɪljə'] a symptom of allergic states; increased eosinophils in the blood.
Example sentences of the word eosinophilia
1. Noun, plural
Leukocytosis may also be due to high numbers of white blood cells known as eosinophils, or eosinophilia.
2. Verb, 3rd person singular present
Often eosinophilia can be linked to an allergic process or drug reaction.
3. Verb, base form
Other illnesses and some skin conditions may also be associated with high WBC counts do to eosinophilia.
4. Noun, singular or mass
Some tumors and cancers, such as mast cell tumors and lymphoma, will present an elevated eosinophil count, known as eosinophilia.