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Criteria for the Accelerated Form (Acute Exacerbation) of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

Specialty:

Pulmonology & Critical Care

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

A patient with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis may develop an accelerated form of the disease. A patient with mild or moderate pulmonary fibrosis may deteriorate and die during such an episode. The precipitating cause for the episode is usually unknown.

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