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Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis

Disease definition

A rare immunologic pulmonary disorder caused by hypersensitivity to Aspergillus fumigatus, clinically manifesting with poorly controlled asthma and recurrent pulmonary infiltrates.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • ABPA
    • Allergic aspergillosis
    • Hinson-Pepys disease
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Childhood
  • ICD-10: B44.1+  J99.8*
  • OMIM: 103920
  • UMLS: C0004031
  • MeSH: D001229
  • GARD: 602
  • MedDRA: 10006474
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