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Publication Name World Journal of Radiology
Manuscript ID 40801
Country/Territory Italy
2018-07-17 02:22
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ISSN 1949-8470 (online)
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Category Radiology, Nuclear Medicine and Medical Imaging
Manuscript Type Retrospective Study
Article Title High-resolution computed tomography findings in humoral primary immunodeficiencies and correlation with pulmonary function tests
Manuscript Source Unsolicited Manuscript
All Author List Lorenzo Cereser, Marco De Carli, Paola d'Angelo, Elisa Zanelli, Chiara Zuiani and Rossano Girometti
Author(s) ORCID Number
Lorenzo Cereser http://orcid.org/0000-0003-4480-8872
Marco De Carli http://orcid.org/0000-0003-4845-205X
Paola d'Angelo http://orcid.org/0000-0003-2218-5571
Elisa Zanelli http://orcid.org/0000-0002-7271-0613
Chiara Zuiani http://orcid.org/0000-0001-5132-3115
Rossano Girometti http://orcid.org/0000-0002-0904-5147
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding Author Lorenzo Cereser, MD, Doctor, Institute of Radiology, Department of Medicine, University of Udine, Azienda Sanitaria Universitaria Integrata di Udine, p.le S. Maria della Misericordia 15, Udine 33100, Italy. lcereser@sirm.org
Key Words Bronchiectasis; Multidetector computed tomography; Common variable immunodeficiency; Immunologic deficiency syndromes; Respiratory function tests
Core Tip Humoral primary immunodeficiencies (hPIDs) are a group of conditions characterized by impaired antibody production and presenting with recurrent respiratory infections, autoimmune diseases, and malignancy. Chest high-resolution computed tomography (HRCT) is the imaging technique of choice for detecting, characterizing, and quantifying lung complications in these patients. The aims of this study were to compare HRCT findings in 52 patients with hPIDs subtypes (common variable immunodeficiency disorders - CVID vs CVID-like), and evaluate whether these findings may predict pulmonary function tests results. CVID vs CVID-like patients showed comparable HRCT findings. The presence of tree-in-bud and linear and/or irregular opacities were independent predictors of, respectively, significant obstructive and restrictive defects.
Publish Date 2018-12-10 03:36
Citation Cereser L, De Carli M, d’Angelo P, Zanelli E, Zuiani C, Girometti R. High-resolution computed tomography findings in humoral primary immunodeficiencies and correlation with pulmonary function tests. World J Radiol 2018; 10(11): 172-183
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1949-8470/full/v10/i11/172.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.4329/wjr.v10.i11.172
Full Article (PDF) WJR-10-172.pdf
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Manuscript File 40801-Review.docx
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Biostatistics Review Certificate 40801-Biostatistics statement.pdf
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Institutional Review Board Approval Form or Document 40801-Institutional review board statement.pdf
Non-Native Speakers of English Editing Certificate 40801-Language certificate.pdf
Peer-review Report 40801-Peer-review(s).pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 40801-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 40801-Scientific editor work list.pdf