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CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM

Following is a classification system provided by Fan for ILD

Pediatric ILD of Known Etiology
Aspiration syndromes
Chronic infection in immune competent host
Chronic infection in immune incompetent host
– viral
– bacterial
– fungal
– parasitic

BPD: Occupational, environmental and physical exposures
– Hypersensitivity pneumonitis
– Drug-induced lung disease
– Radiation-induced lung disease
– Oxygen-toxicity-induced lung disease
– Chemical fume-induced lung disease
– Mineral dust-induced lung disease
– Lipid storage disorders

Pediatric ILD of Unknown Etiology
– UIP
– DIP
– LIP and related disorders
– Associated with autoimmune disorders (Wegener's, MCTD, UC, pulmonary renal syndromes)
– Associated with malignancies
– Pulmonary hemosiderosis
– Pulmonary histiocytosis
– Pulmonary infiltrates with eosinophilia
– Pulmonary vascular disorders (VOD, pulmonary hemangiomatosis, pulmonary venous obstruction)
– Sarcoidosis Bronchiolitis obliterans +/- organizing pneumonia
– Alveolar proteinosis
– Neurocutaneous syndromes
– Cellular interstitial pneumonitis
– Nonspecific interstitial lung disease (chronic pneumonitis of infancy)


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