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Disappearing nodules: spontaneously regressing pulmonary amyloidosis
  1. Lisa N Glass1,
  2. Mahbubur Sumon2,
  3. Hannah Goulart3 and
  4. Jalil Ahari4
  1. 1 Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Disorders Medicine, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC, USA
  2. 2 Internal Medicine, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
  3. 3 School of Medicine and Health Sciences, The George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
  4. 4 Pulmonary and Critical Care, The George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
  1. Correspondence to Dr Lisa N Glass, lisaglass{at}


A case report of spontaneous regression of pulmonary amyloidosis, diffuse interstitial pattern, in an elderly patient.

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  • respiratory medicine

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  • Contributors LNG primarily wrote the manuscript. MS and HG contributed research and editing. JA was involved in the patient’s care and in editing the manuscript.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Patient consent for publication Next of kin consent obtained.