High-resolution CT findings of bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Journal of thoracic imaging, Volume 23, Issue 4, p.244-50 (2008)

Keywords:

2008, Adolescent, Adult, Aged, Bronchiectasis, Bronchiolitis Obliterans, Center-Authored Paper, Child, Clinical Research Division, Female, hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, Humans, Linear Models, Male, Middle Aged, Radiography, Thoracic, Respiratory Function Tests, Scientific Imaging Core Facility, Shared Resources, Statistics, Nonparametric, Tomography, X-Ray Computed

Abstract:

To describe the high-resolution computed tomography (CT) findings occurring in bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome (BOS) after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) and to determine the relationship between pulmonary function tests (PFTs) and air trapping detected on expiratory CT.