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causes of Lung fibrosis as a symptom include:
Hardening or scarring of lung tissue because of excess collagen. Pulmonary fibrosis occurs in a small ... (Source: excerpt from Handout on Health Scleroderma: NIAMS)
Chronic inflammation and progressive fibrosis of the pulmonary alveolar walls, with steadily progressive dyspnea, resulting finally in death from oxygen lack or right heart failure.
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Medical Conditions associated with Lung fibrosis:
Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)
Symptoms related to Lung fibrosis:
Difficulty breathing (2922 causes), Cough (1407 causes), Pneumonia (241 causes), Chest pain (1053 causes), Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Acute lung syndrome, Amiodarone, Amyloidosis, Bleomycin, Bronchopulmonary dysplasia (18 causes), Busulphan, Caplan's disease (3 causes), Carmustine, Chloramphenicol, Dressler's syndrome, Gold salts
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