• fibrosis
  • Moreover, without an adequate diagnosis and early initiation of therapy, the clinical course of ABPA is distinguished by repeated remission and exacerbation of symptoms, eventually leading to pulmonary fibrosis , bronchiectasis and chronic production of sputum . (symptoma.com)
  • The importance of early recognition lies in the fact that pulmonary fibrosis has a poor long-term outcome and may progress to respiratory failure . (symptoma.com)
  • lung
  • Ultimately, repeated acute episodes lead to wider scale damage of pulmonary structures (parenchyma) and function via irreversible lung remodelling. (blogspot.com)