Drug Induced Hypersensitivity and Paraquat
To date there are well over 40 drugs or therapeutic agents which are known to produce pathological changes in the lungs of humans (Rosenow, 1972). In addition there are several other agents which will induce changes in the lungs of animals for which a human association has not been demonstrated. In this paper I shall confine myself to five of these, namely busulphan, bleomycin, chlorphentermine, iprindole and paraquat.
KeywordsPulmonary Fibrosis Alveolar Epithelium Lamellar Body Alveolar Wall Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis
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