Radiologische Bildgebung bei Kollagenosen unter besonderer Berücksichtigung fibrotischer Lungenparenchymveränderungen
- MedicineZeitschrift für Rheumatologie
A wide spectrum of radiological abnormalities seen in patients with collagen-vascular disorders is presented, providing an overview of both common and uncommon findings observed in this group of diseases.
Pleural Effusion, Pneumothorax, and Lung Entrapment in Rheumatoid Arthritis
- MedicineJournal of clinical rheumatology : practical reports on rheumatic & musculoskeletal diseases
Rheumatoid pleural involvement can include pneumothorax or can be severe enough to progress to lung entrapment, which may cause significant restrictive lung disease and require surgical therapy.
Bronchoalveolar lavage in rheumatoid arthritis and secondary sjögren’s syndrome
- Medicine, BiologyLung
These BAL data are further evidence of frequent subclinical interstitial pulmonary involvement in RA with differences in the active autoimmune process from those in secondary Sjögren’s syndrome.
Increased frequency of cystic fibrosis ΔF508 mutation in bronchiectasis associated with rheumatoid arthritis
This study investigated the clinical characteristics and the possible involvement of the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) gene in patients with symptomatic diffuse…
Recent Advances in Basic and Clinical Aspects of Rheumatoid Arthritis-associated Interstitial Lung Diseases
- MedicineJournal of Rheumatic Diseases
Pulmonale Manifestationen rheumatologischer Erkrankungen
- Seltene Lungenerkrankungen
Kollagenosen konnen diverse pulmonale und thorakale Manifestationen aufweisen. Hierbei sind kollagenoseassoziierte interstitielle Lungenerkrankungen (CTD-ILD) eine der wichtigsten…
Interleukin 27 Signaling in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients: Good or Evil?
- Biology, MedicineFrontiers in Immunology
Targeting IL-27 signaling in RA treatment should be deliberate based on current knowledge, because there is currently insufficient evidence to determine whetherIL-27 promotes or relieves RA.
Síndrome de Caplan: la paradoja del pulmón como origen de la artritis reumatoide
- Medicine, BiologyRevista chilena de enfermedades respiratorias
A brief description of nodular involvement in RA is made, based on the clinical observations of Dr. Anthony Caplan in patients at risk of pneumoconiosis, in order to recognize the value of this type of association in professional medical practice.
Pulmonary Manifestations of Connective Tissue Diseases
- MedicineSkills in Rheumatology
Pulmonary manifestations cause a huge burden for connective tissue disease (CTD) patients. It has been associated with higher rates of mortality and morbidity.
Prevalence of pulmonary manifestations in connective tissue disorders (Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Systemic Sclerosis)
Diffuse parenchymal lung disease, pleural effusions are dominant pleuropulmonary manifestations in patients with connective tissue diseases in this study.