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Disease Alveolitis, Extrinsic Allergic

Name Alveolitis, Extrinsic Allergic
Synonyms Allergic Alveolitides, Extrinsic | Allergic Alveolitis, Extrinsic | Alveolitides, Extrinsic Allergic | Extrinsic Allergic Alveolitides | Extrinsic Allergic Alveolitis | Hypersensitivity Pneumonitides | Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis | Pneumonitides, Hypersensitivity | Pneumonitis, Hypersensitivity
Definition A common interstitial lung disease caused by hypersensitivity reactions of PULMONARY ALVEOLI after inhalation of and sensitization to environmental antigens of microbial, animal, or chemical sources. The disease is characterized by lymphocytic alveolitis and granulomatous pneumonitis.
Categories Immune system disease | Respiratory tract disease
MeSH® ID D000542
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1. DiseasesRespiratory Tract Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lung Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lung Diseases, Interstitial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Alveolitis, Extrinsic Allergic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
2. DiseasesRespiratory Tract Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Respiratory Hypersensitivity Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Alveolitis, Extrinsic Allergic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
3. DiseasesImmune System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hypersensitivity Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hypersensitivity, Immediate Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Respiratory Hypersensitivity Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Alveolitis, Extrinsic Allergic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references

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Alveolitis, Extrinsic Allergic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
  Bird Fancier's Lung
  Familial hypersensitivity pneumonitis
  Farmer's Lung Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
  Silo Filler's Disease
  Trichosporonosis