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The diffuse parenchymal lung diseases (DPLDs), also called interstitial lung diseases (ILDs), are a heterogeneous group of rare disorders that cause expansion of the interstitial compartment by varying degrees of inflammation and fibrosis, resulting in parenchymal damage.
Inter-observer variation between pathologists in diffuse parenchymal lung disease.
There is no FDA-approved treatment for IPF, a progressive, irreversible diffuse parenchymal lung disease of unknown etiology that is typically diagnosed after age 50.
Idiopathic interstitial pneumonias are a challenging group of diffuse parenchymal lung diseases.