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Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis acquired


Other Names for this Disease
  • Autoimmune PAP
  • Autoimmune pulmonary alveolar proteinosis
  • Idiopathic PAP
  • Idiopathic pulmonary alveolar proteinosis
  • PAP
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Other Names for this Disease
  • Autoimmune PAP
  • Autoimmune pulmonary alveolar proteinosis
  • Idiopathic PAP
  • Idiopathic pulmonary alveolar proteinosis
  • PAP
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.