PPFE - What does PPFE stand for? The Free Dictionary
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Idiopathic PPFE was first mentioned in the English-language medical literature in 2004 in a small case series.
We suspect that a number of cases described as idiopathic pulmonary upper lobe fibrosis in the Japanese medical literature in the 1990s represent PPFE.
The forthcoming updated classification of IIPs will include a separate category for rare entities such as lymphoid interstitial pneumonia and the newly recognized idiopathic PPFE.