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    • Picture of Lungs The lungs are a pair of spongy, air-filled organs located on either side of the chest (thorax). See a picture of the Lungs and...learn more »

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    Related Diseases & Conditions

    • Rheumatoid Arthritis Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disease that causes chronic inflammation of the joints, the tissue around the joints, as...learn more »
      In This Article
      Rheumatoid Arthritis Article
      • Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) facts
      • What is rheumatoid arthritis (RA)?
      • What are causes and risk factors of rheumatoid arthritis?
      • What are rheumatoid arthritis symptoms and signs?
      • What are complications of rheumatoid disease?
      • How is rheumatoid arthritis diagnosed?
      • What is the treatment for rheumatoid arthritis?
      • "First-line" rheumatoid arthritis medications
      • "Second-line" or "slow-acting" rheumatoid arthritis drugs
      • What are newer treatments for rheumatoid arthritis?
      • What about rheumatoid arthritis and pregnancy?
      • Rheumatoid arthritis diet and other treatments
      • What is the prognosis (outlook) for patients with rheumatoid arthritis?
      • Can rheumatoid arthritis be prevented?
      • What research is being done on rheumatoid arthritis?
      • Where can people get additional information on rheumatoid arthritis?
    • Sarcoidosis Sarcoidosis, a disease resulting from chronic inflammation, causes small lumps (granulomas) to develop in a great range of body...learn more »
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      Sarcoidosis Article
      • Sarcoidosis facts
      • What is sarcoidosis?
      • What are symptoms of sarcoidosis?
      • Who gets sarcoidosis?
      • What we know about sarcoidosis
      • Some things we don't know about sarcoidosis
      • How is sarcoidosis diagnosed?
      • What are some signs and symptoms that suggest possible sarcoidosis?
      • What do laboratory tests show?
      • How is sarcoidosis treated?
      • Living with sarcoidosis
      • Where can a person find more information on sarcoidosis?
    • Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) Congestive heart failure (CHF) refers to a condition in which the heart loses the ability to function properly. Heart disease,...learn more »
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      Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) Article
      • What is congestive heart failure (CHF)?
      • What causes congestive heart failure?
      • What are the signs and symptoms of congestive heart failure?
      • What are the risk factors for congestive heart failure?
      • How is congestive heart failure diagnosed?
      • What is the treatment for congestive heart failure?
      • What is the prognosis for congestive heart failure?
      • Can congestive heart failure be prevented?
    • Pulmonary Fibrosis Pulmonary fibrosis is scarring throughout the lungs. Pulmonary fibrosis can be caused by many conditions including chronic...learn more »
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      Pulmonary Fibrosis Article
      • What is pulmonary fibrosis?
      • What are causes and symptoms of pulmonary fibrosis?
      • How is pulmonary fibrosis diagnosed?
      • How is pulmonary fibrosis treated?
      • What are the complications of pulmonary fibrosis?
      • Can pulmonary fibrosis be prevented?
      • What is the prognosis for pulmonary fibrosis?
      • Where can I get information to improve the quality of life for those with pulmonary fibrosis?
    • Cough Chronic cough is a cough that does not go away and is generally a symptom of another disorder such as asthma, allergic rhinitis,...learn more »
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      Cough Article
      • What is chronic cough?
      • What are causes of chronic cough?
      • What are the different types of coughs?
      • How is chronic cough treated?
      • Are there home remedies for chronic cough?
      • Can chronic cough be prevented?
    • Pulmonary Hypertension Pulmonary hypertension is an abnormal elevation of the pressure in the pulmonary circulation caused by the constriction of the...learn more »
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      Pulmonary Hypertension Article
      • What are pulmonary arteries?
      • What is pulmonary hypertension?
      • What are primary and secondary pulmonary hypertension?
      • What causes pulmonary hypertension?
      • What causes primary pulmonary hypertension?
      • How common is pulmonary hypertension?
      • What are the signs and symptoms of pulmonary hypertension?
      • How is pulmonary hypertension diagnosed?
      • What is the treatment for pulmonary hypertension?
      • What is the life expectancy for pulmonary hypertension?
      • Related pulmonary hypertension article: Pulmonary Hypertension - on eMedicineHealth

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Terms related to Interstitial Lung Disease:

  • DIP
  • HIV-related LIP
  • Interstitial Pneumonia
  • Interstitial Pneumonitis
  • Lymphocytic Interstitial Pneumonia
  • Lymphoid Interstitial Pneumonitis
  • Pseudolymphoma
  • Pulmonary Interstitial Infiltration
  • UIP

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