Lymphoid interstitial pneumonia
Synonyms: Lymphocytic interstitial pneumonia
A rare idiopathic interstitial pneumonia characterized by a diffuse dense polyclonal lymphoid cell infiltration of the pulmonary interstitium and air spaces with high prevalence in patients with immune dysregulation. Presenting symptoms are non-specific and include dyspnea and cough. The clinical course is highly variable ranging from spontaneous resolution to progressive fatal respiratory failure.
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