Eosinophilic bronchiolitis successfully treated with mepolizumab

Eosinophilic lung disease shows diverse pathological characteristics and radiographic findings.1 Eosinophilic bronchiolitis was first proposed as an atypical eosinophilic lung disease in 2001.2 In 2013, Cordier et al3 described a case series and defined this condition as a distinct disease entity called hypereosinophilic obliterative bronchiolitis. Because the 2 disorders have several overlapping…

Disentangling the Root Causes of Racial Disparities in Asthma: The Role of Structural Racism in a 5-Year-Old Black Boy with Uncontrolled Asthma

A 5-year-old black boy was seen at the Allergy Clinic with a history of “frequent wheezing.” He has had several wheezing episodes per year since infancy and has never been hospitalized. He has been treated at the emergency room with nebulized albuterol and prednisone at each visit. He has never been on a controller medication. He has daily symptoms and cough with activity, and uses an inhaled…

Eosinophilic bronchiolitis successfully treated with mepolizumab

Eosinophilic lung disease shows diverse pathological characteristics and radiographic findings.1 Eosinophilic bronchiolitis was first proposed as an atypical eosinophilic lung disease in 2001.2 In 2013, Cordier et al3 described a case series and defined this condition as a distinct disease entity called hypereosinophilic obliterative bronchiolitis. Because the 2 disorders have several overlapping…

Disentangling the Root Causes of Racial Disparities in Asthma: The Role of Structural Racism in a 5-Year-Old Black Boy with Uncontrolled Asthma

A 5-year-old black boy was seen at the Allergy Clinic with a history of “frequent wheezing.” He has had several wheezing episodes per year since infancy and has never been hospitalized. He has been treated at the emergency room with nebulized albuterol and prednisone at each visit. He has never been on a controller medication. He has daily symptoms and cough with activity, and uses an inhaled…

Eosinophilic bronchiolitis successfully treated with mepolizumab

Eosinophilic lung disease shows diverse pathological characteristics and radiographic findings.1 Eosinophilic bronchiolitis was first proposed as an atypical eosinophilic lung disease in 2001.2 In 2013, Cordier et al3 described a case series and defined this condition as a distinct disease entity called hypereosinophilic obliterative bronchiolitis. Because the 2 disorders have several overlapping…

Disentangling the Root Causes of Racial Disparities in Asthma: The Role of Structural Racism in a 5-Year-Old Black Boy with Uncontrolled Asthma

A 5-year-old black boy was seen at the Allergy Clinic with a history of “frequent wheezing.” He has had several wheezing episodes per year since infancy and has never been hospitalized. He has been treated at the emergency room with nebulized albuterol and prednisone at each visit. He has never been on a controller medication. He has daily symptoms and cough with activity, and uses an inhaled…