Usual interstitial pneumonia

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Usual interstitial pneumonia

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The terms "Usual interstitial pneumonia" returned 47 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Auscultation of Velcro Crackles is Associated With Usual Interstitial Pneumonia.
 

Author(s): Jacobo Sellarés, Fernanda Hernández-González, Carmen M Lucena, Marina Paradela, Pilar Brito-Zerón, Sergio Prieto-González, Mariana Benegas, Sandra Cuerpo, Gerard Espinosa, José Ramírez, Marcelo Sánchez, Antoni Xaubet

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Feb;95(5):e2573.

 

Auscultation of Velcro crackles has been proposed as a key finding in physical lung examination in patients with interstitial lung diseases (ILDs), especially in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF). However, no studies have been carried out to assess the association of Velcro crackles ...

Last Updated: 5 Feb 2016

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Inhalation challenge in the differential diagnosis of usual interstitial pneumonia.
 

Author(s): Xavier Muñoz, Monica Sanchez-Ortíz, Inigo Ojanguren, María Jesús Cruz

Journal: Eur Respir Rev. 2015 Sep;24(137):542-4.

 

Last Updated: 1 Sep 2015

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Second harmonic generation microscopy reveals altered collagen microstructure in usual interstitial pneumonia versus healthy lung.
 

Author(s): Robert Matthew Kottmann, Jesse Sharp, Kristina Owens, Peter Salzman, Guang-Qian Xiao, Richard P Phipps, Patricia J Sime, Edward B Brown, Seth W Perry

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It is not understood why some pulmonary fibroses such as cryptogenic organizing pneumonia (COP) respond well to treatment, while others like usual interstitial pneumonia (UIP) do not. Increased understanding of the structure and function of the matrix in this area is critical to improving ...

Last Updated: 4 Jun 2015

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The terms "Usual interstitial pneumonia" returned 4 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Asbestosis and environmental causes of usual interstitial pneumonia.
 

Author(s): Mridu Gulati, Carrie A Redlich

Journal: Curr Opin Pulm Med. 2015 Mar;21(2):193-200.

 

Recent epidemiologic investigations suggest that occupational and environmental exposures contribute to the overall burden of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF). This article explores the epidemiologic and clinical challenges to establishing exposure associations, the current literature ...

Last Updated: 27 Jan 2015

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Usual interstitial pneumonia-pattern fibrosis in surgical lung biopsies. Clinical, radiological and histopathological clues to aetiology.
 

Author(s): Maxwell Smith, Mercedes Dalurzo, Prasad Panse, James Parish, Kevin Leslie

Journal: J. Clin. Pathol.. 2013 Oct;66(10):896-903.

 

Pulmonary fibrosis in surgical lung biopsies is said to have a 'usual interstitial pneumonia-pattern' (UIP-pattern) of disease when scarring of the parenchyma is present in a patchy, 'temporally heterogeneous' distribution. These biopsies are one of the more common non-neoplastic ...

Last Updated: 26 Sep 2013

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Smoking-related interstitial fibrosis (SRIF), pathogenesis and treatment of usual interstitial pneumonia (UIP), and transbronchial biopsy in UIP.
 

Author(s): Anna-Luise A Katzenstein

Journal: Mod. Pathol.. 2012 Jan;25 Suppl 1():S68-78.

 

This review focuses on three selected topics of current interest that are related to chronic fibrosing lung disorders and are important for pathologists. First, the clinical and pathologic features of smoking-related interstitial fibrosis (SRIF) are highlighted. SRIF is a common finding ...

Last Updated: 4 Jan 2012

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Role of Genetics in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis; Familial Pulmonary Fibrosis; Idiopathic Interstitial Pneumonia; Familial Interstitial Pneumonia

 

Last Updated: 29 Mar 2016

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Azathioprine and Prednisone in the Treatment of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

 

Last Updated: 16 Aug 2007

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Pennsylvania Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Research Registry
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

 

Last Updated: 4 Jan 2016

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