Outcomes in PF-ILD Not Due to IPF Equally Poor, Real-World Study Finds

Outcomes in PF-ILD Not Due to IPF Equally Poor, Real-World Study Finds

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Outcomes in PF-ILD Not Due to IPF Equally Poor, Real-World Study Finds

Outcomes are as poor in people with progressive fibrosing interstitial lung disease (PF-ILD) other than idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) as in those with IPF, according to a Japanese real-world study. Researchers also found that worse lung function at a first assessment and the presence of fibrotic patterns in the lungs characteristic of IPF could raise the risk of disease progression in non-IPF ILD. While these findings help in understanding the clinical features and potential risk…

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