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Acute Interstitial Pneumonia

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What is the definition of Acute Interstitial Pneumonia?

Acute interstitial pneumonia (AIP) is a rare and serious condition that affects the lungs. The signs and symptoms generally develop and progress rapidly. In the early stages of the condition, affected people may experience upper respiratory and/or viral-like symptoms such as cough, shortness of brea ...

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What are the alternative names for Acute Interstitial Pneumonia?

  • Acute interstitial pneumonitis
  • Hamman-Rich syndrome

Latest Research

Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Heart Disease with COVID-19
  • Journal: Journal of cardiovascular medicine (Hagerstown, Md.)
  • Treatment Used: Chronic Anticoagulant Therapy after Cardiac Surgery
  • Number of Patients: 35
  • Published —
This study investigated the protective effect of chronic anticoagulant therapy in patients that have undergone recent cardiac surgery and have a COVID-19 infection.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: COVID-19
  • Journal: Annali italiani di chirurgia
  • Treatment Used: Minimally Invasive Total Endovascular Approach
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report describes a patient with a COVID-19 infection that was treated using a minimally invasive total endovascular approach.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Glomerulonephritis with Positive Anti-Glomerular Basement Membrane Antibodies
  • Journal: Irish medical journal
  • Treatment Used: Alemtuzumab
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report describes a 28 year old female diagnosed with anti-glomerular basement membrane disease treated with immunosuppressive therapy.

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trial
Other
  • Status: Recruiting
  • Study Type: Other
  • Participants: 100
  • Start Date: September 1, 2020
iLiFE: a Home-based Physical Activity Programme for Patients With Advanced Interstitial Lung Diseases
Clinical Trial
Diagnostic Test
  • Status: Recruiting
  • Study Type: Diagnostic Test
  • Participants: 100
  • Start Date: August 7, 2020
Screening Microorganism of Cryptogenic Mechanical Pneumonia Through NGS to Lung Tissue Fluid
Clinical Trial
Drug
  • Status: Recruiting
  • Study Type: Drug
  • Participants: 20
  • Start Date: August 3, 2020
Using Xenon MRI to Evaluate the Efficacy of Therapies for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis