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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