'Mayers Kovwenaar syndrome' is:
|A||A congenital anomaly affecting CVS|
|B||Tropical pulmonary eosinophilia|
|D||Seen in leishmaniasis|
a. Occult filariasis is called as Meyers Kauwenar syndrome.
b. It is a hypersensitivity reaction to microfilarial antigens-massive eosinophilia, Lymph Node enlargement, Hepatosplenomegaly and pulmonary symptoms.
c. Microfilaria do not reach blood but are destroyed in the tissues. Marked increase in IgE and antibodies to filaria. No microfilaria are seen in the blood.