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Eosinophilic Gastritis (EoG)
Disease Category: Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Disorders
A disorder in which eosinophils (white blood cells of the immune system) build up specifically in the stomach. This immune response occurs due to a food or allergen hypersensitivity or unknown other causes. Symptoms can be painful and lifelong, making eating difficult. These include heartburn (acid reflux), dyspepsia (abdominal pain), nausea, vomiting, weight loss and bloating.
Research groups studying this disease
Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Disorders
Consortium of Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Disease Researchers (CEGIR)View Disease Definition
7801: OMEGA - A Prospective, Multicenter Study to Compare and Validate Endoscopic, Histologic, Molecular, and Patient-Reported Outcomes in Pediatric and Adult Patients with Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE), Gastritis (EoG), Colitis (EoC) and Enteritis (EoN)
CEGIR is conducting this study because they want to learn more about Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Diseases (EGIDs). As part of that goal, one area of study will compare how well a patient feels – their symptoms – with what the tissue samples look like under a microscope. The study aims to answer a series of questions, including the following: - What if the tissue looks good, but you are still experiencing symptoms? - What if the symptoms have subsided, but the eosinophil counts haven’t changed?
7810: A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial to Evaluate the Efficacy of Dupilumab (ANTI-IL4RA) in Subjects with Eosinophilic Gastritis
This study is being conducted to determine the safety and effectiveness of a study drug called dupilumab in adolescents and adults with eosinophilic gastritis (EG) with or without esophageal and/or duodenal eosinophilia.
Improves the lives of patients and families affected by eosinophil-associated diseases through education, research, and advocacy.
Supports those suffering from eosinophilic gastrointestinal diseases (EGIDs) and raises substantial funding.
Supports and enhances the lives of families living with eosinophilic disorders while educating those around us.
Supports people affected by eosinophilic gastrointestinal diseases and collaborates with global medical professionals and researchers.