Orphan Lung Diseases

A Clinical Guide to Rare Lung Disease

  • Vincent Cottin
  • Jean-Francois Cordier
  • Luca Richeldi

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Jean-François Cordier, Vincent Cottin
    Pages 1-3
  3. Paolo Spagnolo, Roland M. du Bois
    Pages 5-15
  4. Talmadge E. King Jr.
    Pages 17-27
  5. Jane S. Lucas, Katharine C. Pike
    Pages 29-51
  6. Isabelle Tillie-Leblond, Jean-François Bervar, Antoine Deschildre
    Pages 53-71
  7. Fabien Maldonado, Sara Tomassetti, Jay H. Ryu
    Pages 73-89
  8. Christopher P. Venner, Jennifer H. Pinney, Helen J. Lachmann
    Pages 91-111
  9. Christian Pagnoux, Alexandra Villa-Forte
    Pages 127-153
  10. Jason Wells, Stephen K. Frankel
    Pages 155-175
  11. Laurent Arnaud, Miguel Hie, Zahir Amoura
    Pages 177-190
  12. Els M. de Gussem, Marie E. Faughnan
    Pages 191-200
  13. Karen L. Swanson
    Pages 201-210
  14. Julien Haroche, Anne-Laure Brun, Frédérique Capron, Frédéric Charlotte, Philippe A. Grenier, Zahir Amoura
    Pages 211-226
  15. Vincent Cottin, Jean-François Cordier
    Pages 227-251
  16. Jean-François Cordier, Vincent Cottin, Chahéra Khouatra, Sophie Giraud, Romain Lazor
    Pages 253-270
  17. Simon R. Johnson
    Pages 271-283
  18. Raphael Borie, Pauline Pradère, Claire Danel, Marie-Pierre Debray, Bruno Crestani
    Pages 285-294
  19. Anne Gondouin, Jean-Charles Dalphin
    Pages 295-303

About this book


Focusing on clinical practice, this book explores the less common diseases affecting the airways, systematic disorders with lung involvement, interstitial lung diseases and many other orphan conditions of the lungs. It helps the reader to diagnose and manage these rare orphan diseases. Orphan Lung Diseases: A Clinical Guide to Rare Lung Disease  is a practical, informative book written by a team of international authors with much experience in rare pulmonary diseases.


Orphan Lung Diseases: A Clinical Guide to Rare Lung Disease provides synthesized and easily accessible information about the main orphan lung diseases, to aid clinicians in charge of patients with rare disease, or who consider the diagnosis of a rare disease in their patient.


Bronchiolitis Interstitial Pulmonary Tracheopathies Vasculitides

Editors and affiliations

  • Vincent Cottin
    • 1
  • Jean-Francois Cordier
    • 2
  • Luca Richeldi
    • 3
  1. 1.Rare Pulmonary DiseasesHôpital Louis PradelLyonFrance
  2. 2.Rare Pulmonary DiseasesHôpital Louis PradelLyonFrance
  3. 3.Respiratory MedicineUniversity of SouthamptonSouthamptonUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4471-2401-6
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4471-2400-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4471-2401-6
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