Acute lung injury after inhalation of water-proofing spray while smoking a cigarette.

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A 34-year-old Japanese woman developed acute lung injury soon after inhaling a water-proofing spray which she applied onto her ski suit while smoking a cigarette at the same time. She initially demonstrated arterial hypoxemia (PaO2 = 59 mm Hg) and ground-glass opacities in both lung fields on the CT scan, which both returned to normal without any medication… (More)

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@article{Jinn1998AcuteLI, title={Acute lung injury after inhalation of water-proofing spray while smoking a cigarette.}, author={Yasuto Jinn and Noboru Akizuki and Minoru Ohkouchi and Naohiko Inase and Masahiko Ichioka and Fumiaki Marumo}, journal={Respiration; international review of thoracic diseases}, year={1998}, volume={65 6}, pages={486-8} }