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A clear case of chronic aspiration of starch (potato)
Version of Record online: 13 JUN 2013
© 2013 John Wiley & Sons Ltd
The Clinical Respiratory Journal
Volume 7, Issue 4, pages 416–418, October 2013
How to Cite
Andreani, A., Cappiello, G., Valli, M., Businarolo, E., Melara, R., Giovannini, M. and Rossi, G. (2013), A clear case of chronic aspiration of starch (potato). The Clinical Respiratory Journal, 7: 416–418. doi: 10.1111/crj.12021
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- Issue online: 23 SEP 2013
- Version of Record online: 13 JUN 2013
- Accepted manuscript online: 11 APR 2013 05:27AM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 21 MAR 2013
- Manuscript Revised: 8 MAR 2013
- Manuscript Received: 3 DEC 2012
- chronic inhalation ;
- organizing pneumonia ;
- pathology ;
- starch ;
- transbronchial biopsies
One of the known agent that causes an organizing pneumonia could be the chronic inhalation of food, but generally we can't find the specific food that caused this pattern.
We show a case where, with an accurate medical history, supported by the various histological investigation steps, we could reach the specific cause of it.