interstitial inflammation


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interstitial inflammation

[¦in·tər¦stish·əl ‚in·flə′mā·shən]
(medicine)
Inflammation of the interstitial tissues of an organ.
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2004), granuloma formation and interstitial inflammation was observed in four of nine mice who were administered a high dose (0.
In addition to the variable consolidation and interstitial inflammation in the lungs, some of the IN-infected animals showed necrosis in the peribronchial lymphoid tissue.
Other frequent findings in sarcoidosis are concentric, lamellated fibrosis around granulomas (Figure 5, B), hyalinization of and within granulomas, granulomatous vasculitis,36,98 absence of granulomas within air spaces, absence of organizing pneumonia, and absence of interstitial inflammation away from the granulomas.
Alveolar and interstitial inflammation was detected, consistent with a Cr(VI)-induced pneumonitis (Figure 1E).
6] Last but not least, experimental studies have pointed out that the initial lesion appears to be crystal formation along the brush border of the proximal tubule, with eventual crystal deposition in collecting ducts and papillary interstitium, and eventual tubule obstruction, interstitial inflammation, and fibrosis.

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