This table lists symptoms that people with this disease may have. For most diseases, symptoms will vary from person to person. People with the same disease may not have all the symptoms listed. This information comes from a database called the Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) . The HPO collects information on symptoms that have been described in medical resources. The HPO is updated regularly. Use the HPO ID to access more in-depth information about a symptom.
|Medical Terms||Other Names||
|80%-99% of people have these symptoms|
Permanent enlargement of the airways of the lungs
|Ground-glass opacification on pulmonary HRCT||0025179|
Low blood oxygen level
|Interlobular septal thickening on pulmonary HRCT||0030879|
|Nodular pattern on pulmonary HRCT||0025392|
|Peribronchovascular interstitial thickening||0025177|
|Reticulonodular pattern on pulmonary HRCT||0025393|
|30%-79% of people have these symptoms|
Blue discoloration of the skin
Tiredness[ more ]
Fluid around lungs
Increased respiratory rate or depth of breathing
|5%-29% of people have these symptoms|
Partial or complete collapse of part or entire lung
|Elevated serum creatinine||
High blood creatinine level
Increased serum creatinine[ more ]
Swollen lymph nodes
Muscle pain[ more ]
Fluid around heart
Related diseases are conditions that have similar signs and symptoms. A health care provider may consider these conditions in the table below when making a diagnosis. Please note that the table may not include all the possible conditions related to this disease.
Conditions with similar signs and symptoms from Orphanet
The differential diagnosis, histologically and clinically, includes acute exacerbation of pulmonary fibrosis, DAD in patients with collagen vascular diseases, DAD of known cause (ARDS), infection (especially Pneumocystis Jiroveci pneumonia and legionellosis) and drug-induced pneumonitis, as well as hypersensitivity pneumonitis and acute eosinophilic pneumonia(see these terms).
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