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||
|30%-79% of people have these symptoms|
Tiredness[ more ]
|Ground-glass opacification on pulmonary HRCT||0025179|
Elevated white blood count
High white blood count
Increased blood leukocyte number[ more ]
Increased blood neutrophil counts
|Restrictive ventilatory defect||
Stiff lung or chest wall causing decreased lung volume
|5%-29% of people have these symptoms|
|Bronchial breath sound||0031994|
Blue discoloration of the skin
Coughing up blood
|1%-4% of people have these symptoms|
Low blood oxygen level
Difficulty breathing[ more ]
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 main differential diagnosis is idiopathic chronic eosinophilic pneumonia. Secondary OP must also be excluded by elimination of its possible causes, including primary biliary cirrhosis, ulcerative colitis, Crohn disease, Sweet syndrome, sarcoidosis, Behçet disease, primary pulmonary lymphoma, drugs, infections, and all connective tissue diseases, especially rheumatoid arthritis and idiopathic inflammatory myopathies.
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