Other non-neoplastic disease
Reviewers: Elliot Weisenberg, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 19 December 2011, last major update December 2011
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● Sodium polystyrene sulfonate is cation exchange resin given enterally for hyperkalemia
● May produce necrotizing or organizing pneumonia
● Aspiration (Arch Pathol Lab Med 1996;120:967)
● Basophilic amorphous foreign material in airspaces; PAS+, AFB+, Gram positive
End of Lung-nontumor > Other non-neoplastic disease > Kayexalate
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