Examined I

Released on 07/07/2017

Key Learning Points

  • Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis
  • Classification of hypersensitivity pneumonitis
  • Evaluation of the patient with a chronic cough
  • Hypersensitivity pneumonitis
  • Investigations for hypersensitivity pneumonitis
  • Loeffler's syndrome
  • Treatment of hypersensitivity pneumonitis

References

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2. SPAGNOLO P, ROSSI G, CAVAZZA A, BONIFAZI M, PALADINI I, BONELLA F, SVERZELLATI N, COSTABEL U. Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis: A Comprehensive Review. J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol [online] 2015, 25(4):237-50; quiz follow 250 [viewed 10 June 2016] Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26310038
3. EKIN S, SERTOGULLARINDAN B, GUNBATAR H, ARISOY A, YILDIZ H. Loeffler's syndrome: an interesting case report. Clin Respir J [online] 2016 Jan, 10(1):112-4 [viewed 13 June 2016] Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24931460
4. SELMAN M, PARDO A, KING TE JR. Hypersensitivity pneumonitis: insights in diagnosis and pathobiology. Am J Respir Crit Care Med [online] 2012 Aug 15, 186(4):314-24 [viewed 13 June 2016] Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22679012
5. SPAGNOLO P, ROSSI G, CAVAZZA A, BONIFAZI M, PALADINI I, BONELLA F, SVERZELLATI N, COSTABEL U. Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis: A Comprehensive Review. J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol [online] 2015, 25(4):237-50; quiz follow 250 [viewed 09 June 2016] Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26310038
6. SELMAN M, PARDO A, KING TE JR. Hypersensitivity pneumonitis: insights in diagnosis and pathobiology. Am J Respir Crit Care Med [online] 2012 Aug 15, 186(4):314-24 [viewed 09 June 2016] Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22679012
7. SELMAN M, PARDO A, KING TE JR. Hypersensitivity pneumonitis: insights in diagnosis and pathobiology. Am J Respir Crit Care Med [online] 2012 Aug 15, 186(4):314-24 [viewed 09 June 2016] Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22679012
8. SPAGNOLO P, ROSSI G, CAVAZZA A, BONIFAZI M, PALADINI I, BONELLA F, SVERZELLATI N, COSTABEL U. Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis: A Comprehensive Review. J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol [online] 2015, 25(4):237-50; quiz follow 250 [viewed 09 June 2016] Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26310038
9. SPAGNOLO P, ROSSI G, CAVAZZA A, BONIFAZI M, PALADINI I, BONELLA F, SVERZELLATI N, COSTABEL U. Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis: A Comprehensive Review. J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol [online] 2015, 25(4):237-50; quiz follow 250 [viewed 08 June 2016] Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26310038
10. SELMAN M, PARDO A, KING TE JR. Hypersensitivity pneumonitis: insights in diagnosis and pathobiology. Am J Respir Crit Care Med [online] 2012 Aug 15, 186(4):314-24 [viewed 08 June 2016] Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22679012
11. SELMAN M, PARDO A, KING TE JR. Hypersensitivity pneumonitis: insights in diagnosis and pathobiology. Am J Respir Crit Care Med [online] 2012 Aug 15, 186(4):314-24 [viewed 09 June 2016] Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22679012
12. SPAGNOLO P, ROSSI G, CAVAZZA A, BONIFAZI M, PALADINI I, BONELLA F, SVERZELLATI N, COSTABEL U. Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis: A Comprehensive Review. J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol [online] 2015, 25(4):237-50; quiz follow 250 [viewed 09 June 2016] Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26310038
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