Published: 2018-01-30

Original Articles: Clinical Research

Relationship of Pectoralis Muscle Area and Skeletal Muscle Strength with Exercise Tolerance and Dyspnea in Interstitial Lung Disease

Pietro Krauspenhar Merola, Ricardo Gass, Rui Gustavo Paulus Nene Dorneles, Marcelo Basso Gazzana, Fernando Ferreira Gazzoni, Bruno Hochhegger, Samuel Verg├Ęs, Danilo Cortozi Berton
Abstract 99 | PDF Downloads 53

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Clinical characteristics of sarcoidosis patients in the United States versus China

Ying Zhou, Elyse E. Lower, Yinping Feng, Shanshan Du, Huiping Li, Robert P. Baughman
Abstract 60 | PDF Downloads 73

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Prevalence of interstitial and other lung diseases on Aruba

Duco Deenstra, Niek Wolvetang, Selene Kock, Stuart Wills, Nicolle Cobben, Petal Wijnen, Marjolein Drent
Abstract 77 | PDF Downloads 47

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The association between health-related quality of life and disease progression in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: a prospective cohort study

Akihiko Sokai, Tomohiro Handa, Toru Oga, Kiminobu Tanizawa, Kohei Ikezoe, Yoshinari Nakatsuka, Takeshi Kubo, Kumiko Kanatani, Kazuo Chin, Michiaki Mishima
Abstract 59 | PDF Downloads 57

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The Presence of Mycobacterial Antigens in Sarcoidosis Associated Granulomas

Masoud Shamaei, Mihan Pourabdollah, Hamed Mousaei, Mehdi Mirsaeidi, Mohamad Reza Masjedi
Abstract 74 | PDF Downloads 105

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The Importance of PET/CT Findings and Hematological Parameters in Prediction Of Progression In Sarcoidosis Cases

Kemal Can Tertemiz, Aylin Ozgen Alpaydin, Volkan Karacam, Seda Mersin, Recep Bekis, Can Sevinc
Abstract 60 | PDF Downloads 48

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Case Series

Predominant dendriform pulmonary ossification in a usual interstitial pneumonia-like distribution : to be distinguished from idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis

Hans Slabbynck, Tom de Beukelaar, Didier De Surgeloose, Jozef Van Goethem, Karina Charels, Lieven Bedert, Wim Wuyts
Abstract 74 | PDF Downloads 128

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Case reports

A case of autoimmune pulmonary alveolar proteinosis with fluctuating lung shadows in parallel with cigarette smoke burden

Ayumu Takahashi, Etsuro Yamaguchi, Toshiyuki Yonezawa, Kenshi Kosaka, Ayako Matsubara, Masaki Nishimura, Hiroyuki Tanaka, Norihito Yokoe, Akihito Kubo
Abstract 48 | PDF Downloads 44

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Primary Pulmonary MALT-Lymphoma Mimicking Pulmonary Infection: a Case Report and Overview on the Pertinent Literature

Giulia Patricelli, Carla Galeone, Cristian Rapicetta, Riccardo Valli, Maria Cristina Mengoli, Cristiano Carbonelli, Massimiliano Paci, Filippo Lococo
Abstract 53 | PDF Downloads 123

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Proceedings

Letter to editor

Sandostatin therapy in patients with chronic sarcoidosis

Wilhelmina MC Timmermans, Jan AM van Laar, Virgil ASH Dalm, Boen LR Kam, P Martin van Hagen, Paul LA van Daele
Abstract 52 | PDF Downloads 66

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Risk of death in patients with progressive pulmonary sarcoidosis

Elena Bargagli, Elena Torricelli, Erjona Fusha, Edoardo Cavigli, Chiara Moroni, Massimo Pistolesi, Elisabetta Rosi, Luca Voltolini
Abstract 45 | PDF Downloads 74

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