Disease awareness

In this Disease awareness section, learn more about the epidemiology and pathophysiology of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), as well as how to recognise the symptoms of and diagnose IPF in patients.

Epidemiology

Epidemiology

Learn more about the epidemiology and pathophysiology of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), as well as how to recognise the symptoms of and diagnose IPF in patients.

Pathophysiology

Pathophysiology

Although the cause of IPF is still unknown, knowledge and understanding of IPF pathophysiology has increased substantially in recent years.

Symptoms and diagnosis

Symptoms and diagnosis

Diagnosis of IPF is challenging and can require a multidisciplinary team, but early and accurate diagnosis is important for timely initiation of treatment that can slow disease progression.

 

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