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Cryptogenic organizing pneumonia

Disease definition

Cryptogenic organizing pneumonia (COP) is a form of idiopathic interstitial pneumonia characterized pathologically by organizing pneumonia (OP) that presents with non-specific flu-like symptoms, as well as cough and dyspnea and where no etiological agent is found.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • BOOP
    • Bronchiolitis obliterans organizing pneumonia
    • COP
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Childhood, Adolescent, Adult, Elderly
  • ICD-10: J84.1
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: C0242770
  • MeSH: D018549
  • GARD: 1620
  • MedDRA: -

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