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Publication Name World Journal of Clinical Cases
Manuscript ID 41937
Country of Manuscript Source China
Received
2018-09-08 07:09
Peer-Review Started
2018-09-10 07:15
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2018-10-12 00:24
Return for Revision
2018-10-12 06:55
Revised
2018-10-30 14:26
Second Decision
2018-11-01 01:58
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2018-11-01 05:02
Articles in Press
2018-11-01 05:02
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Edit the Manuscript by Language Editor
2018-11-12 23:42
Typeset the Manuscript
2018-11-30 09:37
Publish the Manuscript Online
2018-12-06 13:35
ISSN 2307-8960 (online)
Open Access This article is an open-access article which was selected by an in-house editor and fully peer-reviewed by external reviewers. It is distributed in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC BY-NC 4.0) license, which permits others to distribute, remix, adapt, build upon this work non-commercially, and license their derivative works on different terms, provided the original work is properly cited and the use is non-commercial. See: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
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Specialty Medicine, Research and Experimental
Manuscript Type Case Report
Article Title Successful steroid treatment for acute fibrinous and organizing pneumonia: A case report
Manuscript Source Unsolicited Manuscript
All Author List Ya-Jing Ning, Pei-Shan Ding, Zhang-Yan Ke, Yan-Bei Zhang and Rong-Yu Liu
ORCID
Author ORCID Number
Ya-Jing Ning http://orcid.org/0000-0002-5386-0018
Pei-Shan Ding http://orcid.org/0000-0001-5263-0643
Zhang-Yan Ke http://orcid.org/0000-0002-4830-9467
Yan-Bei Zhang http://orcid.org/0000-0003-0551-4054
Rong-Yu Liu http://orcid.org/0000-0002-0483-0808
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Correspondence To Rong-Yu Liu, MD, PhD, Chief Doctor, Professor, Department of Geriatric Respiratory and Critical Care, the First Affiliated Hospital of Anhui Medical University, 218 Jixi Street, Hefei 230000, Anhui Province, China. rongyuliu@163.com
Keywords Acute fibrinous and organizing pneumonia; Geriatric; Steroid; Computed tomography-guided percutaneous needle lung biopsy; Case report
Core Tip Acute fibrinous and organizing pneumonia is a rare histological pattern of acute lung injury. The age of the patients was diverse from infant to elderly, and there is still no specific therapy. Although treatments with steroids combined with immunosuppressants have been reported, none of them showed particular benefit, and these treatments always induce serious side effects, especially in patients of advanced age. We herein report an 81-year-old female patient, who was successfully treated with low-dose steroids, and only experienced some minor side-effects. This case report can add a new treatment choice for this disease.
Publish Date 2018-12-06 13:35
Citation Ning YJ, Ding PS, Ke ZY, Zhang YB, Liu RY. Successful steroid treatment for acute fibrinous and organizing pneumonia: A case report. World J Clin Cases 2018; 6(15): 1053-1058
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/2307-8960/full/v6/i15/1053.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.12998/wjcc.v6.i15.1053
Full Article (PDF) WJCC-6-1053.pdf
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Revised Manuscript 41937-Review.docx
Peer-review Report 41937-Peer-review(s).pdf
Answering Reviewers 41937-Answering reviewers.pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 41937-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 41937-Scientific editor work list.pdf
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