Indian Journal of Respiratory Care

: 2020  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 103--105

Birt–Hogg–Dubé syndrome

Abdulmonam Ali, Naga Srinivas Sirikonda 
 Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Good Samaritan Hospital, SSM Health, Mount Vernon, Illinois, USA

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Abdulmonam Ali
SSM Health, Good Samaritan Hospital, 1 Good Samaritan Way, Mount Vernon IL 62864

Cystic lung diseases have a broad differential diagnosis. Accurate diagnosis can make a significant difference in the management approach, as it is highly disease specific. Unique imaging and clinical features can provide crucial clues that help clinicians distinguish various etiologies. Birth-Hogg-Dubé syndrome is a cystic lung disease with extra pulmonary manifestations. Managements involves solid organ cancer screening and hence accurate diagnosis is vital.

How to cite this article:
Ali A, Sirikonda NS. Birt–Hogg–Dubé syndrome.Indian J Respir Care 2020;9:103-105

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Ali A, Sirikonda NS. Birt–Hogg–Dubé syndrome. Indian J Respir Care [serial online] 2020 [cited 2020 Aug 5 ];9:103-105
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