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Idiopathic Interstitial Pneumonias Summary

Description: A group of interstitial lung diseases with no known etiology. There are several entities with varying patterns of inflammation and fibrosis. They are classified by their distinct clinical-radiological-pathological features and prognosis. They include IDIOPATHIC PULMONARY FIBROSIS; CRYPTOGENIC ORGANIZING PNEUMONIA; and others.

Also Known As: Idiopathic Interstitial Pneumonia; Interstitial Pneumonia, Idiopathic; Interstitial Pneumonias, Idiopathic; Pneumonia, Idiopathic Interstitial; Pneumonias, Idiopathic Interstitial

Networked: 202 relevant articles (11 outcomes, 20 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Idiopathic Interstitial Pneumonias

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole Combination (Co-Trimoxazole) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 2 results : FDA 6 Generic
  2. Polymyxin B (Aerosporin) : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : FDA 90 Generic
  3. Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan) : 1 outcome in 6 results : FDA 10 Generic
  4. Carboplatin (JM8) : 1 outcome in 2 results : FDA 29 Generic
  5. Sodium : 1 outcome in 2 results : IBA
  6. Chymases (Chymase) : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  7. Tryptases (Tryptase) : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  8. Secretory Proteinase Inhibitory Proteins : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  9. Paclitaxel (Taxol) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 13 Generic
  10. Cyclosporine (Ciclosporin) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 20 Generic
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Diseases Related to Idiopathic Interstitial Pneumonias

  1. Sarcoidosis (Schaumann Disease)
  2. Extrinsic Allergic Alveolitis (Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis)
  3. Connective Tissue Diseases (Connective Tissue Disease)
  4. Non-Small-Cell Lung Carcinoma (Carcinoma, Non-Small Cell Lung)
  5. Interstitial Lung Diseases (Interstitial Lung Disease)
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Key Therapies for Idiopathic Interstitial Pneumonias

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  1. Lung Transplantation : 1 outcome 1 study in 6 results
  2. Hemoperfusion : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result
  3. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 1 outcome in 2 results
  4. Transplants (Transplant) : 5 results
  5. Bone Marrow Transplantation (Transplantation, Bone Marrow) : 4 results
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