Early radiation-induced lung injury in a patient with prior diagnosis of bronchiolitis obliterans organizing pneumonitis

Lauren Pierce, Allan Lewin, May Abdel-Wahab, Nagy Elsayyad

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Abstract

This case study is to report the observation that clinically diagnosed radiation pneumonitis (geometrically conforming to the radiation treatment volume) occurred at a sub-threshold radiation dose in a patient with a previous history of pathologically diagnosed bronchiolitis obliterans organizing pneumonitis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1474-1476
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of the National Medical Association
Volume100
Issue number12
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 2008
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Injury
  • Lung
  • Treatment

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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