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What is between ipf versus pulmonary fibrosis?

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Dr. Aaron Milstone
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Same

These terms are synonymous (the same).

In brief: Same

These terms are synonymous (the same).
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Dr. Sue Ferranti
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Category...

Pulmonary fibrosis is when the lungs become scarred.
There are many causes of pulmonary fibrosis. Ipf, idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, is one disorder that causes this scarring. In ipf, the reason for the pulmonary fibrosis is not known.

In brief: Category...

Pulmonary fibrosis is when the lungs become scarred.
There are many causes of pulmonary fibrosis. Ipf, idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, is one disorder that causes this scarring. In ipf, the reason for the pulmonary fibrosis is not known.
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Dr. Michael Sanders
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology

In brief: See below

IPF is a form of pulmonary fibrosis

In brief: See below

IPF is a form of pulmonary fibrosis
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