Fast Five Quiz: Interstitial Lung Disease Progressive Fibrosing Management

Zab Mosenifar, MD

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February 01, 2022

In the setting of PF-ILDs, determining a specific diagnosis within this group of diseases (disease splitting) is important early in patient management. This is because the early phase of PF-ILD is specific to each disease subtype. On the other hand, due to similar clinical behavior and common underlying pathogenic mechanisms, treatment of PF-ILDs may be "lumped" together in late stages, when the diseases share a self-perpetuating fibrosis mechanism.

Learn more about the treatment of PF-ILD.

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