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Can there be some homeomedicine to cure interstitial lung disease ?

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Dr. Frank Mayo
47 years experience in Pulmonary Critical Care
No: No current therapies including homeopathic drugs have had any effect on improving interstitial lung disease.
Answered on Sep 29, 2016

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