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inflammation of the lungs

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The most frequent serious adverse reactions reported in 2% or more of patients were pleural effusion, pneumonia, dyspnea, pulmonary embolism, and pneumonitis.
asbestos) HIV infection Chronic hypersensitivity pneumonitis Hypersensitivity pneumonitis Familial idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis Idiopathic NSIP Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis UIP = usual interstitial pneumonia; NSIP = nonspecific interstitial pneumonia.
A potentially confounding issue is the diagnosis of acute interstitial pneumonitis.
Hypersensitivity pneumonitis (HP), originally known as extrinsic allergic alveolitis, is an allergic lung disease caused by the inhalation of organic or inorganic particles that trigger a cascade of immune-complex and cell-mediated reactions.
Several types of pulmonary diseases such as chronic interstitial pneumonitis, organizing pneumonia, acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), pulmonary fibrosis may occur in patients receiving amiodarone therapy (1).
The identified disorders include pleural effusion (16 cases), pneumonia (3 cases), interstitial pneumonitis (2 cases) and respiratory distress syndrome (1 case).
The researchers determined the cardiac arrest rate among women with various coexisting conditions, and found the following: hypertensive disorders of pregnancy (27%), postpartum hemorrhage (25%), antepartum hemorrhage (16%), amniotic fluid embolism (14%), cardiomyopathy (13%), anesthetic complications (9%), sepsis (8%), aspiration pneumonitis (8%), and venous thromboembolism (7%).
Homicide has been replaced by a form of lung disease known as pneumonitis, according to the National Centre for Health Statistics.
The number of deaths caused by pneumonitis, a respiratory illness, has swapped with homicides as one of the top reasons of deaths among US citizens.
Homicide was replaced at number 15 by pneumonitis, which occurs when food or vomit goes down a person's windpipe and causes deadly damage to the lungs.
14), (16) Some patients develop "radiation pneumonitis," a lung reaction that causes a cough, shortness of breath, and fevers three to nine months after completing treatment.
Yesterday an inquest heard how she had more than 500ml of fluid on her lungs and later died of pneumonitis.
Gautam Gambhir, who was appointed as the new captain for the Twenty20 and One-dayers, is suffering from a shoulder injury and Yuvraj Singh has been diagnosed having an upper respiratory infection with a small patch of pneumonitis in the left lung.
4) Type of influenza syndrome, n/total (%) Viral pneumonitis or ARDS 351/739 (47.
3) The diagnosis of CMV pneumonitis is therefore often based on typical symptoms of fever, shortness of breath, hypoxaemia and diffuse infiltrates on the CXR in combination with detection of the virus in BAL fluid and the absence of other pathogens.