Challenges in pulmonary fibrosis

6 · Problematic granulomatous lung disease

J. L. Myers, H. D. Tazelaar

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Abstract

Granulomatous inflammation in lung biopsies is a relatively non-specific finding that can occur in a range of inflammatory and neoplastic conditions. This review focuses on the patterns of granulomatous inflammation that can cause diffuse lung disease, highlighting histopathological features helpful in differential diagnosis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)78-84
Number of pages7
JournalThorax
Volume63
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 2008

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Pulmonary Fibrosis
Lung Diseases
Pneumonia
Differential Diagnosis
Inflammation
Biopsy

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Challenges in pulmonary fibrosis : 6 · Problematic granulomatous lung disease. / Myers, J. L.; Tazelaar, H. D.

In: Thorax, Vol. 63, No. 1, 01.2008, p. 78-84.

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Myers, J. L. ; Tazelaar, H. D. / Challenges in pulmonary fibrosis : 6 · Problematic granulomatous lung disease. In: Thorax. 2008 ; Vol. 63, No. 1. pp. 78-84.
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