interstitial pneumonia

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Noun1.interstitial pneumonia - chronic lung disease affecting the interstitial tissue of the lungs
respiratory disease, respiratory disorder, respiratory illness - a disease affecting the respiratory system
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Human herpesvirus 8 (HHV-8) antibodies were detected in 1 of 33 patients with pulmonary hypertension (including in 1 of 16 with idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension), 5 of 29 with cystic fibrosis, and 3 of 13 with interstitial lung disease. No relationship between HHV-8 infection and pulmonary hypertension was found.
Interstitial lung disease is the generic term for a group of almost 200 different types of diseases with different causes but with similar clinical and pathological changes.
It assess the presence of disease in lung, type of disease, changes of active lung disease, biopsy site localization, change in disease activity following treatment, characterization of interstitial lung disease (ILD) in appropriate clinical setting.
However, in a model adjusted for age, race, interstitial lung disease, diffuse cutaneous disease, and myopathy, patients with moderate to severe GI disease continued to have a 3.8-fold increased odds of having anti-RNPC3 antibodies.
AcAaAcAaA Genetics (family history): Up to 20% of people with IPF have another family member with an interstitial lung disease. If more than one member of your family has IPF, the disease is called familial pulmonary fibrosis.
Interstitial lung disease screening was performed in all patients, in whom lung diseases were not potentially caused by drugs or occupational environmental exposure.
Parenchymal involvement in the form of interstitial lung disease (ILD) is one of the important pulmonary manifestations of RA like other connective tissue diseases (CTDs).
Previously, Dr Bhorade served as professor of medicine and the medical director of the Lung Transplant Program in the Pulmonary and Critical Care Division at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, where she launched its Lung Transplant Program and provided research and clinical expertise as a principal faculty member of the Interstitial Lung Disease Program.
Daniel Dilling, M.D., FACP, FCCP, Loyola University Medical Center, who will present on "Interstitial Lung Disease and Lung Transplantation."
DIP is a rare type of interstitial lung disease. DIP was first described by Liebow et al.

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