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What is Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF) ?

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) is a non-neoplastic pulmonary disease that is characterized by the formation of scar tissue within the lungs in the absence of any known provocation.

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Linda's Journey

by LindasJourney published 3 months ago

I was originally given 6 months when i was told of my Pulmonary Fibrosis. To get all my affairs in order. That was May 27, 2014 and today is July 1...

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF)

by hope1 published 3 months ago

January 2012 I become very ill. My lungs felt like they were on fire. I had two rounds of prednisone (low dosage) with not much improvement. Wit...

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