Interstitial disease

Rekha A. Cherian, Bryce Lowrey

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The alveoli, conductive airways, and blood vessels of the lung are surrounded by the pulmonary interstitium. Diseases involving the interstitium have a different radiographic appearance from airspace diseases. Etiology of interstitial diseases can also be acute or chronic. Understanding the anatomy of the interstitium will aid the recognition of interstitial processes on a radiograph.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationRadiology Fundamentals: Introduction to Imaging & Technology
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Number of pages5
ISBN (Electronic)9783030221737
ISBN (Print)9783030221720
StatePublished - Jan 1 2020

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Medicine


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