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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Marten, K; Fend, F; Hautmann, H; Kremer, M; Rummeny, EJ; Engelke, C 
Title:
Case report: Fatal acute exacerbation of usual interstitial pneumonia in ulcerative colitis. 
Abstract:
Pulmonary involvement in ulcerative colitis may manifest as a variety of disorders. Ulcerative colitis-related interstitial lung disease is exceedingly rare and has been reported to be steroid-responsive. We describe the first case of a patient with acute exacerbation of ulcerative colitis-induced usual interstitial pneumonia, who did not respond to corticosteroid therapy and died 12 weeks after the onset of pulmonary symptoms. Early recognition of pulmonary disease in patients with ulcerative c...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Br J Radiol 
Year:
2005 
Journal volume:
78 
Journal issue:
932 
Pages contribution:
762-6 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0007-1285 
TUM Institution:
Institut für Radiologie ; Institut für Allgemeine Pathologie und pathologische Anatomie ; I. Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik