What is the role of pulmonary function testing in the workup of mixed connective-tissue disorder (MCTD)?

Updated: Oct 01, 2018
  • Author: Eric L Greidinger, MD; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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Pulmonary function testing - To screen for declining diffusing capacity of lung for carbon monoxide (DLCO), possibly indicating pulmonary hypertension


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