[Hepatopulmonary syndrome and diffuse interstitial lung disease].

Abstract

INTRODUCTION The association between interstitial pneumonia and hepatopulmonary syndrome (HPS) has rarely been described. OBSERVATION We report the cases of two patients, 62 and 64 years old, who presented with idiopathic interstitial pneumonia (IIP) and severe, disproportionate hypoxemia, PaO(2) 42 and 47 mmHg, respectively. This hypoxemia lead to search… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.rmr.2010.04.014

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