A 48-year-old woman with lymphangioleiomyomatosis

Weir, Erica; Cohen, Marsha
April 2007
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/24/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 9, p1271
Academic Journal
The article presents a case report which examines a 48 years old woman diagnosed with lymphangioleiomyomatosis. She was first undergone several examinations due to dyspnea and fatigue but appeared normal. However, when further investigation conducted, where she was sent for a high-resolution computed tomography scan, it revealed differential diagnosis which include lymphangioleiomyomatosis and eosinophilic granuloma. A course of pulmonary rehabilitation followed and she received oxygen therapy.


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