ILD

ILD: SOB, non-productive cough due to damage to interstitium (not inside airspace): sarcoidosis, hypersensitivity pneumonitis, pneumoconiosis, IPF, organizing DAD


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  • ILD
  • aka: Interstitial lung disease,
  • SOB, non-productive cough due to damage to interstitium (not inside airspace): sarcoidosis, hypersensitivity pneumonitis, pneumoconiosis, IPF, organizing DAD
  • SOB, non-productive cough, hx of lung insults (dust, asbestos, silicosis, drugs), connective tissue dz
  • velcro rales/crackles, pulm HT/right failure if severe
  • Restrictive (FVC↓, nl FEV1/FVC)
  • disease of the interstitium (not airspaces or airways)