Amiodarone lung

Amiodarone lung

Posted: dibit Date: 21-Nov-2017
Amiodarone Pulmonary Toxicity Presenting as a Solitary Lung Mass.

Amiodarone Pulmonary Toxicity Presenting as a Solitary Lung Mass.

Following treatment with amiodarone, a patient developed weight loss, fatigue and severe myopathy, without respiratory symptoms. A solitary lung infiltrate. Lung damage is the best known, it is produced after long exposure to amiodarone 2.3, but there also have been reports of acute toxicity. Amiodarone toxicity is reviewed and summarized including pulmonary lung toxicity, thyroid toxicity and hepatic liver toxicity. Ocular toxicity and blue man.

A Case of Amiodarone-Associated Pulmonary Toxicity
A Case of Amiodarone-Associated Pulmonary Toxicity

There are numerous side effects associated with amiodarone therapy, including. a case of amiodarone-induced pulmonary toxicity confirmed by open lung. A high index of suspicion combined with rapid exclusion of common confounding mimics can help in establishing the diagnosis of amiodarone lung toxicity.

Amiodarone lung
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