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Interstitial Lung Disease


What were the symptoms of interstitial lung disease experienced by you or someone you know? Submit Your Comment

Comment from: Mmaaxx, 45-54 Female (Patient) Published: July 10

The symptoms of my interstitial lung disease are dry cough, weird metallic taste in the back of throat, burning in chest and getting completely winded just walking through a department store. I was panting trying to get to my car.

Comment from: ej, 65-74 Female (Patient) Published: January 29

My symptoms of interstitial lung disease were dry ongoing cough, fatigue, and over approximately a year's time a worsening of shortness of breath until I ended up in the emergency room 3 days before my scheduled lung biopsy.


COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) is the same as adult-onset asthma. See Answer

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