Radiological versus histological diagnosis in UIP and NSIP: Survival implications Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Huntington Disease
  • Lipid Peroxidation
  • Mitochondria
  • Neostriatum

abstract

  • Patients with a typical HRCT appearance of UIP experience the highest mortality. A surgical lung biopsy is indicated for patients without an HRCT appearance of UIP to differentiate between histological UIP and NSIP.

publication date

  • February 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1136/thorax.58.2.143

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 143

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 58

number

  • 2