Polymyxin B-immobilized fiber column hemoperfusion treatment for drug-induced severe respiratory failure: report of three cases.

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The effects of direct hemoperfusion with polymyxin B-immobilized fiber (PMX-DHP) treatment for acute exacerbation of interstitial pneumonia have been reported. Here, we report 3 severe cases of drug-induced interstitial lung disease (DI-ILD) that were treated with PMX-DHP. Two DI-ILD cases were caused by methotrexate, and the third case was caused by the… (More)

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@article{Yokoyama2010PolymyxinBF, title={Polymyxin B-immobilized fiber column hemoperfusion treatment for drug-induced severe respiratory failure: report of three cases.}, author={Toshiki Yokoyama and Kenji Tsushima and Hiroshi Yamamoto and M. Ito and Toshihiko Agatsuma and Tomonobu Kozumi and Keishi Kubo}, journal={Internal medicine}, year={2010}, volume={49 1}, pages={59-64} }