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Bronchiolitis Obliterans Summary

Description: Inflammation of the BRONCHIOLES leading to an obstructive lung disease. Bronchioles are characterized by fibrous granulation tissue with bronchial exudates in the lumens. Clinical features include a nonproductive cough and DYSPNEA.

Also Known As: Constrictive Bronchiolitis; Exudative Bronchiolitis; Proliferative Bronchiolitis; Bronchiolitides, Constrictive; Bronchiolitides, Exudative Show All >>

Networked: 1395 relevant articles (50 outcomes, 92 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Bronchiolitis Obliterans

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Azithromycin (Zithromax) : 7 outcomes 5 studies in 42 results : FDA 39 Generic
  2. rituximab (Mabthera) : 2 outcomes in 4 results : FDA 3
  3. Mustard Gas (Sulfur Mustard) : 1 outcome 4 studies in 15 results : IBA
  4. Tacrolimus (Prograf) : 1 outcome 3 studies in 17 results : FDA 7 Generic
  5. mycophenolate mofetil (Cellcept) : 1 outcome 3 studies in 9 results : FDA 24 Generic
  6. Macrolides : 1 outcome 2 studies in 7 results : IBA
  7. Interleukin-8 (Interleukin 8) : 1 outcome 1 study in 12 results : IBA
  8. Ganciclovir (Cytovene) : 1 outcome 1 study in 6 results : FDA 7 Generic
  9. Clarithromycin (Biaxin) : 1 outcome 1 study in 5 results : FDA 22 Generic
  10. Chemokine CCL5 : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Bronchiolitis Obliterans

  1. Pneumonia (Pneumonitis)
  2. Infection
  3. Graft vs Host Disease (Graft-Versus-Host Disease)
  4. Bronchiolitis Obliterans
  5. Cystic Fibrosis (Mucoviscidosis)
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Key Therapies for Bronchiolitis Obliterans

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  1. Lung Transplantation : 11 outcomes 28 studies in 487 results
  2. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients) : 8 outcomes 13 studies in 241 results
  3. Transplants (Transplant) : 6 outcomes 18 studies in 277 results
  4. Homologous Transplantation (Allograft) : 3 outcomes 7 studies in 194 results
  5. Photopheresis : 3 outcomes 1 study in 9 results
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