Interstitium Lung Disease & Lung Disease Types

Interstitium mean an interstitial space within a tissue or organ. On other hand, “Interstitium Lung Disease called when the interstitial space within the lung being affected from any antifreeze & batteries.”

interstitium lung disease

This is the most common disease in the world and generally, in this problem the progressive growth of lung tissue is decrease or infected with bacteria’s. Smoking, infections, and genetics are responsible for the Interstitium lung disease.

When the lung scarring symptoms occurs then the generally irreversible process is tough. With the help of consulting any doctor & medication the damage of lung Interstitium may be decrease. However, people may be not regained the full use of lungs. When people fully infect with this disease then the lung transplant is the only option for them.

There are various lung conditions in the interstitium lung  disease category,  some forms of which are short-lived and others which are chronic and irreversible.

Some of lung disease types include:

  • Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
  • Cryptogenic organizing pneumonia (COP)
  • Desquamative interstitial pneumonitis
  • Nonspecific interstitial pneumonitis
  • Hypersensitivity pneumonitis
  • Acute interstitial pneumonitis
  • Interstitial pneumonia
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Asbestosis

Also Visit:- What is Interstitium?

Apr 16, 2018 4 comments