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pulmonaryfibrosisnews.com/2019/08/16/twelve-facts-about-pulmonary-fibrosis-prognosis-and-life-expectancy

Aug 16, 2019 ... Pulmonary fibrosis is a chronic and progressive lung disease where the air sacs in the lungs, called the alveoli, become scarred and stiff, ...

clinmedjournals.org/articles/ijrpm/international-journal-of-respiratory-and-pulmonary-medicine-ijrpm-5-098.php?jid=ijrpm

Cystic fibrosis (CF) and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are ... A gallery of similar pathogens is found in COPD compared with CF, although the ...

www.cff.org/CF-Community-Blog/Posts/2018/Why-CF-Is-More-Than-a-Lung-Disease

Aug 1, 2018 ... Although cystic fibrosis is often considered to be primarily a lung disease, it is actually so much more.

www.pulmonaryfibrosis.org/life-with-pf/about-pf

So, in its simplest sense, pulmonary fibrosis (PF) means scarring in the lungs. Over time, the scar tissue can destroy the normal lung and make it hard for oxygen to ...

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Oct 2, 2020 ... Causes of pulmonary fibrosis include environmental pollutants, some medicines, some connective tissue diseases, and interstitial lung disease.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3735247

Jul 1, 2013 ... In our article, we described the impact of lactate on fibroblasts, notably its induction of myofibroblast differentiation via pH-dependent activation of ...

pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/29750581

Obstructive lung diseases such as cystic fibrosis (CF) and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are causes of high morbidity and mortality worldwide .

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Feb 1, 2020 ... Cystic fibrosis (CF), a single-gene disease with autosomal recessive ... Other non -pulmonary presenting clinical findings that suggest the need for a ... of lung ...

www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/interstitial-lung-disease-pulmonary-fibrosis

The scarring is called pulmonary fibrosis. The symptoms and course of these diseases may vary from person to person. The common link between the many ...

www.cysticfibrosis.org.uk/what-is-cystic-fibrosis/how-does-cystic-fibrosis-affect-the-body/symptoms-of-cystic-fibrosis/lungs

Although cystic fibrosis (CF) isn't just a 'lung disease' – as it affects many parts of the body – it's important to be aware of the effects CF does have on the lu...