Hamman–Rich syndrome in a young child

T. A. Minenkova, Yu. L. Mizernitsky, N. S. Razinkova, A. V. Serezhkina, M. V. Kostyuchenko
2019 Rossijskij Vestnik Perinatologii i Pediatrii  
Hamman–Rich syndrome (idiopathic fibrosing alveolitis) is a lung disease of unknown nature, characterized by non-infectious inflammation of the interstitium, alveoli and terminal bronchioles with an outcome in progressive pulmonary fibrosis. Idiopathic fibrosing alveolitis in young children, despite the timely verification of the diagnosis and therapy, is characterized by an unfavorable prognosis and rapidly progressive course. The article describes the clinical case of Hamman–Rich syndrome in
more » ... n–Rich syndrome in a child of 8 months, its main clinical manifestations and diagnostic features.
doi:10.21508/1027-4065-2019-64-4-83-87 fatcat:q7dlqv7lebglnbiugs5trhlrsa