Constrictive Bronchiolitis

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Constrictive Bronchiolitis

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The terms "Constrictive Bronchiolitis" returned 7 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Constrictive bronchiolitis in soldiers returning from Iraq and Afghanistan.
 

Author(s): Matthew S King, Rosana Eisenberg, John H Newman, James J Tolle, Frank E Harrell, Hui Nian, Mathew Ninan, Eric S Lambright, James R Sheller, Joyce E Johnson, Robert F Miller

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2011 Jul;365(3):222-30.

 

In this descriptive case series, 80 soldiers from Fort Campbell, Kentucky, with inhalational exposures during service in Iraq and Afghanistan were evaluated for dyspnea on exertion that prevented them from meeting the U.S. Army's standards for physical fitness.

Last Updated: 21 Jul 2011

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Upregulation of elastin expression in constrictive bronchiolitis obliterans.
 

Author(s): Adrian Shifren, Jason C Woods, Daniel B Rosenbluth, Susan Officer, Joel D Cooper, Richard A Pierce

Journal: Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis. 2007 ;2(4):593-8.

 

Constrictive bronchiolitis obliterans is a fibrotic disease of small airways characterized by progressive obliteration of the airway lumen, with resulting obstructive pulmonary physiology. While previous work has demonstrated the collagenous nature of the constrictive fibrotic lesions, ...

Last Updated: 13 Feb 2008

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Improvement of refractory rheumatoid arthritis-associated constrictive bronchiolitis with etanercept.
 

Author(s): Alexis Benjamin Cortot, Vincent Cottin, Pierre Miossec, Eric Fauchon, Françoise Thivolet-Béjui, Jean-François Cordier

Journal: Respir Med. 2005 Apr;99(4):511-4.

 

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA)-associated constrictive bronchiolitis is a severe condition with no established efficient treatment. A 55-year-old woman with seropositive RA developed rapidly progressive constrictive bronchiolitis confirmed by lung biopsy. Her clinical condition worsened ...

Last Updated: 14 Mar 2005

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The terms "Constrictive Bronchiolitis" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Role of oxidants in interstitial lung diseases: pneumoconioses, constrictive bronchiolitis, and chronic tropical pulmonary eosinophilia.
 

Author(s): William N Rom

Journal: Mediators Inflamm.. 2011 ;2011():407657.

 

Oxidants such as superoxide anion, hydrogen peroxide, and myeloperoxidase from activated inflammatory cells in the lower respiratory tract contribute to inflammation and injury. Etiologic agents include inorganic particulates such as asbestos, silica, or coal mine dust or mixtures ...

Last Updated: 1 Dec 2011

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