TITLE

DOENÇA PULMONAR INTERSTICIAL COMO MANIFESTAÇÃO ISOLADA DE SÍNOROME ANTI-SINTETASE

AUTHOR(S)
Monteiro, Paulo; Coutinho, Margarida; Machado, Pedro; Garcia, Jorge; Salvador, Maria João; lnês, Luis; Silva, Jorge; Malcata, Armando
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Acta Reumatológica Portuguesa;2009, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p256
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The authors report a clinical case of a woman who had a 3 years diagnosis of hipersensitivity pneumonitis based on intersticial lung disease whithout other manifestations. The diagnosis of antisynthetase syndrome was made three years after the mitial symptoms upon the onset of systemic manifestations with articular involvement, myositis and determination of anti-PL 7 antibodies. In this syndrome, the isolated pulmonary involvement is rare.
ACCESSION #
42430655

 

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