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Diffuse Aspiration Bronchiolitis
Laura E. Heyneman, MD
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Pathology

          • Clinical Issues

            • Diagnostic Checklist

              TERMINOLOGY

              • Abbreviations

                • Diffuse aspiration bronchiolitis (DAB)
              • Synonyms

                • Aspiration bronchiolitis
              • Definitions

                • Chronic bronchiolar inflammation secondary to recurrent aspiration of foreign particles
                • Lentil pneumonia related to granulomatous reaction from aspiration of legumes (e.g., peas, lentils, or beans)

              IMAGING

              • General Features

                • Radiographic Findings

                  • CT Findings

                    • Imaging Recommendations

                      DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                        PATHOLOGY

                        • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                          • Microscopic Features

                            CLINICAL ISSUES

                            • Presentation

                              • Demographics

                                • Natural History & Prognosis

                                  • Treatment

                                    DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                    • Consider

                                      • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                        Selected References

                                        1. Hu X et al: Diffuse aspiration bronchiolitis: analysis of 20 consecutive patients. J Bras Pneumol. 41(2):161-6, 2015
                                        2. Prather AD et al: Aspiration-related lung diseases. J Thorac Imaging. 29(5):304-9, 2014
                                        3. Marik PE: Pulmonary aspiration syndromes. Curr Opin Pulm Med. 17(3):148-54, 2011
                                        4. Lynch DA: Imaging of small airways disease and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Clin Chest Med. 29(1):165-79, vii, 2008
                                        5. Barnes TW et al: Diffuse bronchiolar disease due to chronic occult aspiration. Mayo Clin Proc. 81(2):172-6, 2006
                                        6. Rossi SE et al: Tree-in-bud pattern at thin-section CT of the lungs: radiologic-pathologic overview. Radiographics. 25(3):789-801, 2005
                                        7. Gimenez A et al: Thoracic complications of esophageal disorders. Radiographics. 22 Spec No:S247-58, 2002
                                        8. Marik PE: Aspiration pneumonitis and aspiration pneumonia. N Engl J Med 344:665-71,2001
                                        9. Marom EM et al: Lentil aspiration pneumonia: radiographic and CT findings. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 22(4):598-600, 1998
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                                        KEY FACTS

                                        • Terminology

                                          • Imaging

                                            • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                              • Pathology

                                                • Clinical Issues

                                                  • Diagnostic Checklist

                                                    TERMINOLOGY

                                                    • Abbreviations

                                                      • Diffuse aspiration bronchiolitis (DAB)
                                                    • Synonyms

                                                      • Aspiration bronchiolitis
                                                    • Definitions

                                                      • Chronic bronchiolar inflammation secondary to recurrent aspiration of foreign particles
                                                      • Lentil pneumonia related to granulomatous reaction from aspiration of legumes (e.g., peas, lentils, or beans)

                                                    IMAGING

                                                    • General Features

                                                      • Radiographic Findings

                                                        • CT Findings

                                                          • Imaging Recommendations

                                                            DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                              PATHOLOGY

                                                              • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                                                • Microscopic Features

                                                                  CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                                  • Presentation

                                                                    • Demographics

                                                                      • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                        • Treatment

                                                                          DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                          • Consider

                                                                            • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                                                              Selected References

                                                                              1. Hu X et al: Diffuse aspiration bronchiolitis: analysis of 20 consecutive patients. J Bras Pneumol. 41(2):161-6, 2015
                                                                              2. Prather AD et al: Aspiration-related lung diseases. J Thorac Imaging. 29(5):304-9, 2014
                                                                              3. Marik PE: Pulmonary aspiration syndromes. Curr Opin Pulm Med. 17(3):148-54, 2011
                                                                              4. Lynch DA: Imaging of small airways disease and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Clin Chest Med. 29(1):165-79, vii, 2008
                                                                              5. Barnes TW et al: Diffuse bronchiolar disease due to chronic occult aspiration. Mayo Clin Proc. 81(2):172-6, 2006
                                                                              6. Rossi SE et al: Tree-in-bud pattern at thin-section CT of the lungs: radiologic-pathologic overview. Radiographics. 25(3):789-801, 2005
                                                                              7. Gimenez A et al: Thoracic complications of esophageal disorders. Radiographics. 22 Spec No:S247-58, 2002
                                                                              8. Marik PE: Aspiration pneumonitis and aspiration pneumonia. N Engl J Med 344:665-71,2001
                                                                              9. Marom EM et al: Lentil aspiration pneumonia: radiographic and CT findings. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 22(4):598-600, 1998