Exogenous Allergic Alveolitis: Current Understanding And Differential Diagnosis


V. V. Kosarev, S.A.Babanov

Exogenous allergic alveolitis (EAA) refers to a group of pneumoconiosis, which develop under influence of aerosols with toxic and allergic effects. The article discusses the etiology, pathogenesis, and clinical forms of the disease. Diagnostic criteria, information on differential diagnosis and principles of treatment of EAA are presented. Preventive measures, as well as criteria for determining disability of patients with EAA are described.

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