lipoid pneumonia


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lipoid pneumonia

[′lī‚pȯid nu̇′mō·nyə]
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7) On HRCT, lipoid pneumonia may show crazy-paving, a colorful description of patchy interlobular and intralobular septal thickening and ground-glass opacity that may also be seen with other diseases, including pulmonary alveolar proteinosis, lung edema, Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia, and bronchioloalveolar carcinoma.
Lipoid pneumonia caused by oil mist exposure from a steel rolling tandem mill.
Infections with rapidly growing mycobacteria (formerly Runyon group IV) have been reported to be associated with swallowing disorders and lipoid pneumonia.
There are few reports of these lesions in pulmonary disorders unrelated to endogenous lipoid pneumonia, pulmonary alveolar proteinosis, or cholesterol pneumonia.