Fast Five Quiz: Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Imaging

Ani Kapoor, MD

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April 30, 2020

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) is a specific form of chronic, progressive fibrosing interstitial pneumonia of unknown etiology that affects approximately 3 million individuals worldwide. IPF is characterized by gradual worsening of dyspnea and lung function. Prognosis is poor, with a mean survival time of approximately 4 years. Newer drug treatments may slow progression of the disease, highlighting the importance of early diagnosis and treatment initiation.

How much do you know about imaging in IPF? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.

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