• Pathology
  • The pathology of pulmonary vasculitis is a complex and confusing subject for several reasons: (1) in virtually all the idiopathic vasculitis syndromes, accurate diagnosis requires careful correlation with clinical and laboratory data and cannot be based on histopathologic findings alone. (springer.com)
  • diagnosis
  • Despite that confirmative diagnosis of pulmonary drug-sensitive tuberculosis (DS-TB) and multidrug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) is determined by microbiological testing, early suspicions of MDR-TB by chest imaging are highly desirable in order to guide diagnostic process. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • Therapy
  • Ammann RW, Hirsbrunner R, Cotting J, Steiger U, Jacquier P, Eckert J. Recurrence rate after discontinuation of long-term mebendazole therapy in alveolar echinococcosis (preliminary results). (medscape.com)
  • 6) Proper subclassification of these disorders is essential since many of the idiopathic pulmonary vasculitis syndromes can be life threatening without effective therapy. (springer.com)
  • cases
  • Punyagupta S, Srichaikul F, Nitiyanat P, Petchclai B. Acute pulmonary insufficiency in falciparum malaria: Summary of 12 cases with evidence of disseminated intravascular coagulation. (springer.com)