Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis: a complete response to GM-CSF therapy

Barraclough, R. M.; Gillies, A. J.
August 2001
Thorax;Aug2001, Vol. 56 Issue 8, p664
Academic Journal
Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis is a rare condition traditionally requiring treatment with whole lung lavage. The case is presented of a young man who obtained complete remission following treatment with granulocyte-macrophage colony stimulating factor, a new treatment option.


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