Three simultaneous cases of hypersensitivity pneumonitis and acute lung injury caused by dichloromethane

Abstract

Three middle-aged male patients were admitted to our hospital complaining of dry cough, dyspnoea, and fever. All three of them had cleaned a refrigerator at a Chinese noodle mill using paint remover containing dichloromethane (90%) the previous day. Chest X-rays revealed bilateral diffuse infiltrative shadows on the lungs. We performed transbronchial lung… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/rcr2.193

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@inproceedings{Takamura2016ThreeSC, title={Three simultaneous cases of hypersensitivity pneumonitis and acute lung injury caused by dichloromethane}, author={Kei Takamura and Takahiro Ogi and Makoto Yamamoto and Keisuke Kikuchi}, booktitle={Respirology case reports}, year={2016} }