Successful treatment of diffuse lipoid pneumonitis with whole lung lavage

Han-Yu Chang, Chang-Wen Chen, Chiung-Yu Chen, Tzuen Ren Hsuie, Cheng Ren Chen, Wu Wei Lei, Min Ho Wu, Ying Tai Jin

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Abstract

Diffuse lipoid pneumonitis is rare. Prednisolone can be beneficial, but no other method of treatment has been tried. The first case of diffuse lipoid pneumonitis successfully managed with whole lung lavage is described.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)947-948
Number of pages2
JournalThorax
Volume48
Issue number9
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1993 Jan 1

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Bronchoalveolar Lavage
Pneumonia
Prednisolone
Therapeutics

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  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine

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Chang, Han-Yu ; Chen, Chang-Wen ; Chen, Chiung-Yu ; Hsuie, Tzuen Ren ; Chen, Cheng Ren ; Lei, Wu Wei ; Wu, Min Ho ; Jin, Ying Tai. / Successful treatment of diffuse lipoid pneumonitis with whole lung lavage. In: Thorax. 1993 ; Vol. 48, No. 9. pp. 947-948.
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