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Acute Eosinophilic Pneumonia Following Secondhand Cigarette Smoke Exposure

Chung MK, Lee SJ, Kim MY, Lee JH, Chang JH, Sim SS, Ryu YJ

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2014 Apr;76(4):188-191.
Acute eosinophilic pneumonia (AEP) is a disease characterized by an acute febrile onset, eosinophilia in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid, and a dramatic response to corticosteroids. Although many studies have reported a...
Single Pleural Relapse of a Nasal-Type Extranodal Natural Killer/T-Cell Lymphoma: A Case Report

Kim K, Oh Y, Lim SN, Choi SY, Lee OJ, Choe KH, Lee KM, An JY

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2014 Apr;76(4):184-187.
A nasal-type extranodal natural killer/T-cell lymphoma is considered an aggressive form of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, with approximately half of all patients relapsing during the follow-up period, and most relapses occurring within...
A Case of IgG4-Related Disease Presenting as Massive Pleural Effusion and Thrombophlebitis

Choi JH, Sim JK, Oh JY, Lee EJ, Hur GY, Lee SH, Lee SY, Kim JH, Lee SY, Shin C, Shim JJ, In KH, Kang KH, Min KH

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2014 Apr;76(4):179-183.
Immunoglobulin (Ig) G4-related disease is a recently recognized systemic fibroinflammatory condition characterized by a lymphoplasmacytic infiltrate rich in IgG4-positive plasma cells with elevated circulating levels of IgG4. The disease can...
A Case of Pleural Paragonimiasis Confused with Tuberculous Pleurisy

Song J, Hong G, Song JU, Kim W, Han SG, Ko Y, Chang B, Jeong BH, Eom JS, Lee JH, Jhun BW, Jeon K, Kim HK, Koh WJ

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2014 Apr;76(4):175-178.
Here, we report a case of pleural paragonimiasis that was confused with tuberculous pleurisy. A 38-year-old man complained of a mild febrile sensation and pleuritic chest pain. Radiologic findings showed...
Study Design and Outcomes of Korean Obstructive Lung Disease (KOLD) Cohort Study

Park TS, Lee JS, Seo JB, Hong Y, Yoo JW, Kang BJ, Lee SW, Oh YM, Lee SD, KOLD Study Group

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2014 Apr;76(4):169-174.
BACKGROUND: The Korean Obstructive Lung Disease (KOLD) Cohort Study is a prospective longitudinal study of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma, or other unclassified obstructive lung diseases. It...
Usefulness of Sputum Induction with Hypertonic Saline in a Real Clinical Practice for Bacteriological Yields of Active Pulmonary Tuberculosis

Seong GM, Lee J, Lee JH, Kim JH, Kim M

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2014 Apr;76(4):163-168.
BACKGROUND: Mycobacterial identification in active pulmonary tuberculosis (APTB) is confirmative, even though successful rates using self-expectorated sputum are limited. Sputum specimens collected by hypertonic saline nebulization showed higher bacteriologic diagnostic...
Pleural Infection and Empyema

Kwon YS

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2014 Apr;76(4):160-162.
Increasing incidence of pleural infection has been reported worldwide in recent decades. The pathogens responsible for pleural infection are changing and differ from those in community acquired pneumonia. The main...
Tuberculous Pleurisy: An Update

Jeon D

  • Tuberc Respir Dis.
  • 2014 Apr;76(4):153-159.
Tuberculous pleurisy is the most common form of extrapulmonary tuberculosis in Korea. Tuberculous pleurisy presents a diagnostic and therapeutic problem due to the limitations of traditional diagnostic tools. There have...

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