Churg-Strauss syndrome is a condition characterized by blood vessel inflammation that can restrict blood flow to vital organs and tissues. In some cases it can lead to permanent damage of these organs.Churg-Strauss syndrome is usually diagnosed in people between ages 38 and 52
. It is almost absent in children and older people. Another risk factor for Churg-Strauss syndrome
is having a history of severe nasal allergies, chronic sinusitis or asthma.
Churg-Strauss syndrome is a rare disease
and the number of people with the syndrome has not been clearly estimated. Although many people may have risk factors for the disease, very few actually develop it.Churg-Strauss syndrome
can include a variety of symptoms such as hay fever, rash, gastrointestinal bleeding and also excessive pain and numbness in the hands and feet. But the most common symptom is asthma. Churg-Strauss syndrome
is very challenging to diagnose, as it presents with a wide range of symptoms, some of which are common to other conditions Churg-Strauss syndrome
is rare condition that has no cure yet. The symptoms can be treated or managed with the aid of steroids and other immunosuppressant drugs.