DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for pulmonary fibrosis

Pulmonary fibrosis [DOID:3770]

A soft tissue infectious disease that involves accumulation of pus in the pleural cavity as a result of infection within the lung (pneumonia) or a lung abscess spreading into the space. The symptoms include cough, fever, chest pain, sweating and shortness of breath.

Synonyms:  pulmonary fibrosis,  DOID:3770,  Fibrosis of lung (disorder),  Fibrosis of lung

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