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ID DOID:841
Name extrinsic allergic alveolitis
Definition An interstitial lung disease involving inflammation of alveoli and smallest airways (bronchioles) of the lung caused by an allergic reaction to inhaled organic dusts containing microorganisms or proteins, and chemicals. Symptoms include chills, cough, fever, malaise, shortness of breath, loss of appetite and weight loss.
http://www.merck.com/mmhe/sec04/ch051/ch051b.html, http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000109.htm
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GARD:12

ICD10CM:J67.9

ICD9CM:495

ICD9CM:495.9

MESH:D000542

NCI:C34369

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:37471005

UMLS_CUI:C0002390

Alternateids

DOID:2707

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Synonyms

alveolitis [EXACT]

hypersensitivity pneumonitis [EXACT]

Parent Relationships

is_a interstitial lung disease

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