• A middle-aged man with fulminant respiratory failure was found to have idiopathic bronchiolitis obliterans with organizing pneumonia on lung biopsy specimen. His course was atypical in that it was not altered by steroid therapy and led to fulminant respiratory failure and death.
(Arch Intern Med 1985;145:733-734)
Iannuzzi MC, Farhi DC, Bostrom PD, Petty TL, Fisher JH. Fulminant Respiratory Failure and Death in a Patient With Idiopathic Bronchiolitis Obliterans. Arch Intern Med. 1985;145(4):733-734. doi:10.1001/archinte.1985.00360040167036