What is the role of lung biopsy in the workup of common variable immunodeficiency (CVID)?

Updated: Oct 16, 2018
  • Author: C Lucy Park, MD; Chief Editor: Harumi Jyonouchi, MD  more...
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Noninfectious pulmonary disease should be aggressively pursued with diagnostic lung biopsy because the pathology may indicate the prognosis. [9]


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