Chemotherapy-induced eosinophilic pneumonia. Relation to bleomycin

S. A. Yousem, J. D. Lifson, T. V. Colby

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Three cases of eosinophilic pneumonia are associated with bleomycin chemotherapy. As opposed to the more common picture of diffuse alveolar damage, these cases appear to represent a hypersensitivity reaction resembling eosinophilic pneumonia.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)103-106
Number of pages4
Issue number1
StatePublished - 1985
Externally publishedYes

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  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine

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    Yousem, S. A., Lifson, J. D., & Colby, T. V. (1985). Chemotherapy-induced eosinophilic pneumonia. Relation to bleomycin. Chest, 88(1), 103-106.