Case Based Approach to Acute Diffuse Parenchymal Lung Disease

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What you'll learn

Diffuse parenchymal lung diseases are disorders that mainly concentrate the interstitial of the lung “the area around the lung’s air sacs and their clinical course are interspersed with acute worsening due to known and unknown causes. read more »»

The most accurate way to diagnose and determine if a lung disease affects this part of the lung is with a surgical biopsy. Do you why the term “interstitial lung diseases” has been replaced by the term “diffuse parenchymal lung diseases? This is because the diseases appear on chest X-rays and chest CT scans to affect the areas of the lungs around the air sacs. When lung biopsy is done, some of them might affect other areas of the lung. Learn more in this expert speaker presentation on a Case-based approach to Acute Diffuse parenchymal lung disease designed by Medvarsity and Dosily.

Who Should Attend?

  • General practitioners
  • Primary care physicians
  • Undergraduate medical students (Interns)
  • Postgraduate students in medicine
  • Nurses
  • Life science graduates
  • AYUSH students
  • People interested in exploring new technologies in Medicine

Key concepts covered include:

By the end of the course, you will learn:

  • A case of Diffuse parenchymal lung diseases
  • Diagnosis and management
  • Challenges faced during management


Dr. Sushmita Roy Chowdhury

MBBS(1997), MD(Respiratory Medicine), MRCP, European Diploma in Adult Respiratory Medicine


Dr. Sushmita Roy Chowdhury is a Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine, and General Physician in Salt Lake, Kolkata and has experience of 23 years in these fields. Dr. Sushmita practices at Apollo Gleneagles Cancer Hospital in Salt Lake, Kolkata, and Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals in Salt Lake, Kolkata. She completed MBBS from the University of Calcutta in 1997, MD – Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases/Medicine from Lucknow University in 2001, and MRCP (UK) from the UK in 2007. She is a member of the Medical Council of India (MCI). Some of the services provided by the doctor are Coronavirus Symptoms Treatment, Internal Medicine, Chronic Pain Treatment, Skin Tag Treatment, and Skin Allergies.

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