Eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) is a newly recognized disease that is associated with soreness and swelling of the esophagus (the swallowing tube between the mouth and stomach). The swelling is due to inflammation from eosinophils which are not usually found in the esophagus.
Eosinophilic esophagitis FAQs
Resources for EE patients and their families
Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Network (FAAN)
10400 Eaton Place, Suite 107
Fairfax, Virginia 22030-2208
FAAN is a nonprofit organization with a mission to increase public awareness about food allergy and anaphylaxis, to provide education and to advance research on behalf of those affected by food allergy
Kids with Food Allergies
73 Old Dublin Pike, Ste 10, #163
Doylestown, PA 18901
FAX (215) 340-7674
Kids with Food Allergies is a national nonprofit food allergy organization dedicated to fostering optimal health, nutrition, and well-being of children with food allergies by providing education and a caring support community for their families and caregivers.
American Partnership For Eosinophilic Disorders (APFED)
P.O. Box 29545
Atlanta, GA 30359
APFED is a non-profit organization dedicated to patients and their families coping witheosinophilic disorders. APFED strives to expand education, createawareness, and support research while promoting advocacy among its members.
Washington D.C. Area Eosinophilic Connection (WAEC)
WAEC is a locally based support group dedicated to providing support and information for families in the Virginia, D.C., or Maryland areas living with eosinophilic disorders.