Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 

Hamman-Rich syndrome

Hamman-Rich syndrome: Introduction

Hamman-Rich syndrome: A rare acute lung disease where the lung sufferers progressive inflammation and fibrosis which often leads to death. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Hamman-Rich syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Hamman-Rich syndrome

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Hamman-Rich syndrome:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Hamman-Rich syndrome?

Hamman-Rich syndrome: Related Patient Stories

Hamman-Rich syndrome: Complications

Review possible medical complications related to Hamman-Rich syndrome:

Causes of Hamman-Rich syndrome

Read more about causes of Hamman-Rich syndrome.

Disease Topics Related To Hamman-Rich syndrome

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Hamman-Rich syndrome:

Hamman-Rich syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Hamman-Rich syndrome

Chronic lung diseases hard to diagnose: Some of the chronic lung diseases are difficult to diagnose. Even the well-knowns conditions such as asthma or lung cancer often fail to be diagnosed...read more »

Hamman-Rich syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Hospitals & Clinics: Hamman-Rich syndrome

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Hamman-Rich syndrome:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Hamman-Rich syndrome, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Hamman-Rich syndrome: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Evidence Based Medicine Research for Hamman-Rich syndrome

Medical research articles related to Hamman-Rich syndrome include:

Click here to find more evidence-based articles on the TRIP Database

Prognosis for Hamman-Rich syndrome

Prognosis for Hamman-Rich syndrome: more than half die in the first six months but full recovery often occurs in survivors

Research about Hamman-Rich syndrome

Visit our research pages for current research about Hamman-Rich syndrome treatments.

Statistics for Hamman-Rich syndrome

Hamman-Rich syndrome: Broader Related Topics

User Interactive Forums

Read about other experiences, ask a question about Hamman-Rich syndrome, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:

Definitions of Hamman-Rich syndrome:

Chronic inflammation and progressive fibrosis of the pulmonary alveolar walls with steady progressive dyspnea; finally, resulting in death from lack of oxygen or right heart failure. - (Source - Diseases Database)

Hamman-Rich syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Hamman-Rich syndrome, or a subtype of Hamman-Rich syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

 

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise