This volume describes the pathogenesis and pathophysiology of several pulmonary diseases as well as their treatment. It also discusses the underlying genetic ...
Background Pulmonary fibrosis (PF), cystic fibrosis (CF) and chronic ... Patients with PF had high breathing frequency compared with those with COPD and ...
Cystic fibrosis is a hereditary disease that causes the body to produce thick and sticky mucus that can clog the lungs and obstruct the pancreas.
Pulmonary artery hypertension occurs in almost half of the patients and can shorten the life expectancy of the patients with CPFE compared to individuals with IPF.
Find out about idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), including what the symptoms are, how it's treated and what the outlook is.
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In patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) lung damage secondary to chronic infection is the ... for symptoms of pulmonary exacerbation by 21 days, versus placebo.
Dec 1, 2011 ... ... role in cystic fibrosis (CF) and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) has ... areas showing cellular inflammation or fibrosis compared to controls.
Pulmonary fibrosis (scarring throughout the lungs) symptoms are shortness of breath, ... and categorized as mild, moderate, or severe, or early versus advanced.
Interstitial Lung Disease and Pulmonary Fibrosis are general terms used to describe inflammatory and fibrotic disorders of lung tissue (interstitium).