Interstitial lung disease in collagen vascular diseases

Academic Article


  • The collagen vascular diseases are characterized by a myriad of clinical features including pleuropulmonary manifestations. Many of the collagen vascular diseases can have interstitial lung disease as a prominent clinical manifestation. This article summarizes those collagen vascular diseases that have interstitial lung disease and provides a diagnostic approach toward the patient with interstitial lung disease and a suspected collagen vascular disease.
  • Authors

    Author List

  • Trujillo PE; Boulware DW
  • Start Page

  • 451
  • End Page

  • 460
  • Volume

  • 12
  • Issue

  • 2