Three recently described airway-centered entities, possibly representing similar manifestations or differing points of progression of the same disease or group of diseases, include airway-centered interstitial fibrosis, idiopathic bronchiolocentric idiopathic pneumonia, and peribronchiolar metaplasia-related interstitial lung disease
Clinical significance of respiratory bronchiolitis on open lung biopsy and its relationship to smoking related interstitial lung disease
The community has been waiting for treatment options for people with systemic sclerosis who have developed interstitial lung disease
," said Robert Riggs, CEO, Scleroderma Foundation.
The role of autoimmunity associated with underlying interstitial lung disease
(ILD) and CTD itself has been postulated as an important cause of pleural effusion in PM-DM, given the similar histological patterns and early-onset of ILD in both PM-DM and RA.
Interstitial lung disease
and dyspnea were also reported as significant contributors to function and HRQoL of SSc patients.
Respiratory bronchiolitis-associated interstitial lung disease
with fibrosis is a lesion distinct from fibrotic nonspecific interstitial pneumonia: a proposal.
CPFE syndrome is more common in males than females, and is found in 19%-51% of smokers with emphysema on chest CT who have no defined underlying interstitial lung disease
The thoracic CT revealed the same mass and furthermore, verities compatible with interstitial lung disease
There was increase in cytochrome F420 indicating archaeal growth in interstitial lung disease
, chronic bronchitis emphysema and bronchial asthma.
The journal Chest reports the finding of researchers at the University of Cincinnati of an increased incidence of vitamin D insufficiency in patients with connective tissue disease-related interstitial lung disease
(ILD), an autoimmune condition characterized by lung fibrosis.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Researchers said that approximately one out of every twelve adult smokers have abnormal lung densities present on chest computed tomography (CT) images suggestive of interstitial lung disease
which is associated with substantial reductions in lung volumes.
The potential side effects included interstitial lung disease
, a serious lung disorder, a potentially dangerous skin rash called Stevens-Johnson Syndrome, and strokes, FDA reviewers said.