What Is Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF)? Center

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis or IPF is a progressive lung disease. There is no known cause of IPF. Symptoms include shortness of breath, cough, fatigue, mild fevers, muscle pain, clubbing fingers, and ankle swelling. Treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis is directed at managing symptoms. The life expectancy is about 2 to 5 years. Read more: What Is Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF)? Article


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