Other interstitial pneumonitis / fibrosis
Chronic pneumonitis of infancy
Reviewers: Elliot Weisenberg, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 24 September 2011, last major update September 2011
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● Rare; infants with underdeveloped lungs may be at risk
● Marked alveolar thickening, alveolar pneumocyte hyperplasia and alveolar exudate
End of Lung-nontumor > Other interstitial pneumonitis / fibrosis > Chronic pneumonitis of infancy
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