Frequency, treatment, and functional outcome in children with hypersensitivity pneumonitis.

@article{Buchvald2011FrequencyTA,
  title={Frequency, treatment, and functional outcome in children with hypersensitivity pneumonitis.},
  author={Frederik F. Buchvald and Bodil Laub Petersen and Karen Damgaard and Robin Deterding and Claire Langston and Leland L. Fan and Gail Deutsch and Megan K. Dishop and Lene Agergaard Kristensen and Kim G Nielsen},
  journal={Pediatric pulmonology},
  year={2011},
  volume={46 11},
  pages={1098-107}
}
BACKGROUND Hypersensitivity pneumonitis is a rare interstitial lung disease and very few data regarding frequency, treatment and outcome exist for children. Children identified with hypersensitivity pneumonia from a Danish national cohort with diffuse interstitial lung disease form the basis of this study focused on disease frequency, treatment, and functional outcome. METHODS Seventy-three children with clinical and radiological signs of interstitial lung disease verified by lung biopsy were… CONTINUE READING