7 Important Facts About Pulmonary Fibrosis


There are more than 200 types of PF. 

Pulmonary fibrosis is a term which covers approximately 200 different types of lung diseases that all act and look alike. Pulmonary fibrosis can often be the result of another health condition such as scleroderma or due to long-term exposure to lung irritants such as chemicals, inorganic dust or cigarette smoke. If there is no known cause for the disease, it’s called idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF).

MORE: 4 Factors that Impact Pulmonary Fibrosis Prevention

How useful was this post?

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating 0 / 5. Vote count: 0

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

As you found this post useful...

Follow us on social media!

We are sorry that this post was not useful for you!

Let us improve this post!

Tell us how we can improve this post?

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *