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In a series of statistical analyses, Veracyte classifiers consistently distinguished IPF from multiple ILDs, including non-specific interstitial pneumonia (NSIP) and hypersensitivity pneumonitis (HP).
DPLD of known cause Drug toxicity or association Associated connective tissue disease (CTD) Hypersensitivity pneumonitis Pneumoconiosis 2.
He kept the doves in a separate area at his home, but exposure to the dander of the birds led to Oliver developing hypersensitivity pneumonitis, an inflammation of the pulmonary alveoli (the air sacks in lungs).
reported 6 acute myeloid leukemia patients treated with intermediate-to high-dose ARA-C that developed a new pattern of pulmonary toxicity described as hypersensitivity pneumonitis (2).
Granulomatous diseases include pulmonary sarcoidosis (Figure 4) hypersensitivity pneumonitis (HP), Langerhans-cell histiocytosis (Figure 5, formerly known as pulmonary histiocytosis X or eosinophilic granuloma), and miliary infections caused by tuberculosis, cryptococcosis, coccidiomycosis, and histoplasmosis.
Other adult respiratory disorders in which either surfactant replacement therapy or abnormal surfactant regulation may occur include pneumonia, lung transplants, sarcoidosis, hypersensitivity pneumonitis, idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, alveolar proteinosis, obstructive lung disease including asthma, radiation pneumonitis, and drug-induced pulmonary disease.
They then deal with specific categories of disease, including bronchiolitis, hypersensitivity pneumonitis, collagen vascular diseases, pulmonary hypertension with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, sarcoidosis, and interstitial lung diseases associated with occupational exposures.
immunogenum was identified as the etiologic agent of a variety of hospital-acquired infections, including an outbreak of keratitis, and as the potential cause of hypersensitivity pneumonitis in industrial metal-grinding machinists (6,7,9).