Rheumatoid arthritis: spectrum of computed tomographic findings in pulmonary diseases.

@article{Manjunatha2010RheumatoidAS,
  title={Rheumatoid arthritis: spectrum of computed tomographic findings in pulmonary diseases.},
  author={Y. C. Manjunatha and Ashu Bhalla Seith and Harsh Kandpal and Chandan Jyoti Das},
  journal={Current problems in diagnostic radiology},
  year={2010},
  volume={39 6},
  pages={235-46}
}
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a common systemic disease that manifests as inflammatory arthritis of multiple joints. Interstitial lung disease (ILD) is the most common manifestation of rheumatoid lung disease. The ILDs associated with RA are diverse and it is very important for the general radiologist to differentiate one from another. There are many other pulmonary diseases apart from ILD. These are associated with a wide spectrum of morphologic changes with substantially different prognoses… CONTINUE READING