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Synonyms for alveolitis

inflammation in the socket of a tooth

inflammation of the alveoli in the lungs caused by inhaling dust

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American Thoracic Society/European Respiratory Society Classification of Idiopathic Interstitial Pneumonia Histologic Pattern Clinical/Radiologic/Pathologic Diagnosis Usual interstitial Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis/cryptogenic pneumonia fibrosing alveolitis Nonspecific interstitial Nonspecific interstitial pneumonia pneumonia Organizing pneumonia Cryptogenic organizing pneumonia Diffuse alveolar damage Acute interstitial pneumonia Respiratory bronchiolitis Respiratory bronchiolitis interstitial lung disease Desquamative interstitial Desquamative interstitial pneumonia pneumonia Lymphoid interstitial Lymphoid interstitial pneumonia pneumonia
A model for pulmonary extrinsic allergic alveolitis. Clin Allergy.
In this study, histopathological analyses have revealed that a single-dose intratracheal silica instillation could produce early acute alveolitis, characterized by inflammatory cells infiltration into the alveoli, accompanied by early alveolar walls thickening.
Neutrophil activation in fibrosing alveolitis: a comparison of lone cryptogenic fibrosing alveolitis and systemic sclerosis.
Toxic alveolitis after inhalation of a water repellent.
Besides, depletion of AMs also has been found [19] to mitigate lung injury significantly at 4 h after lipopolysaccharide (LPS) administration in mice by attenuating neutrophilic alveolitis and reducing proinflammatory cytokines.
In the presence of alveolitis, the surfactant apoproteins (e.g., SP-D and SP-A) are secreted by type II pneumocytes; these apoproteins can be detected in the serum as a biomarker of alveolitis [20, 21].
ERCs Ameliorate Alveolitis and Abrogate Collagen Deposition in Lungs.
Ground-glass attenuation correlates with granulomatous lesions in alveolar septa and around small vessels on histopathology, rather than an alveolitis picture [3].
Baumann, "Diagnosis of alveolitis in interstitial lung manifestation in connective tissue diseases: importance of late inspiratory crackles, 67 gallium scan and bronchoalveolar lavage," Lupus, vol.
Hypersensitivity pneumonitis (HSP), also known as extrinsic allergic alveolitis, is a syndrome characterised by granulomatous inflammatory lung disease due to repeated sensitisation from a specific antigen in predisposed individuals (1, 2).
Other studies in occupational environments with high exposure to bioaerosols, have shown that exposure to bioaerosols may cause a wide range of respiratory and mucosal symptoms that vary in severity from mucous membrane irritation to acute or chronic diseases such as toxic alveolitis (also called organic dust toxic syndrome [ODTS]), and allergic alveolitis and asthma.
A survey of nocturnal hypoxaemia and health related quality of life in patients with cryptogenic fibrosing alveolitis. Thorax 2001;56:482-6.
In parallel to the relationship between lung density and disease activity (i.e., between controls, patients treated, and drug-naive patients), [sup.11]C-PK11195 binding would tend to decline according to the disease burden in fibrosing alveolitis due to systemic sclerosis (FASSc) patients [85].