Fire-eater's lung or -pneumonitis

See also under Ij

Last update : 07/10/2017

Causative drugs


Hydrocarbons (paraffin, petrolatum, liquid petrochemicals, naphta, kerosene, jet fuel, Diesel), aspirated

I.j I - Interstitial/parenchymal lung disease
I.j - Exogenous lipoid pneumonia
I.z I - Interstitial/parenchymal lung disease
I.z - Areas of consolidation
I.af I - Interstitial/parenchymal lung disease
I.af - Chemical pneumonitis
I.ag I - Interstitial/parenchymal lung disease
I.ag - Fire-eater's lung or -pneumonitis
II.b II - Pulmonary edema - ARDS - Acute respiratory failure
III.a III - Pulmonary hemorrhage
III.a - Diffuse alveolar hemorrhage (DAH)
V.a V - Pleural and/or pericardial involvement
V.a - Pleural effusion
VIII.d VIII - Upper, central, large airway involvement
VIII.d - Thermal (burns, frostbite), chemical, or caustic facial and/or airway injury
XI.b XI - Miscellaneous
XI.b - Chest pain (acute - subacute)
XI.s XI - Miscellaneous
XI.s - Death following inhalation of compound - Sniffing death
XIV.a XIV - Hemoglobinopathies-Abnormal hemoglobins states (acquired)
XIV.a - Methemoglobinemia
XV.as XV - Pulmonary pathology
XV.as - Path: Fire eater's lung
XVI.f XVI - Imaging
XVI.f - Imaging: Bibasilar opacities/shadowing
XVI.k XVI - Imaging
XVI.k - Imaging: An area or areas of consolidation
XVI.ab XVI - Imaging
XVI.ab - Imaging: Cavitating lung nodules (see also Iq, XIs, XIIi, XVIaa and XVIIp)
XVI.ah XVI - Imaging
XVI.ah - Imaging: Pneumatoceles (see also XVIaf)
XIX.a XIX - Cytology, biochemistry of BAL, pleural fluid or FNA
XIX.a - BAL: An excess proportion of lymphocytes
XIX.h XIX - Cytology, biochemistry of BAL, pleural fluid or FNA
XIX.h - BAL: Lipid vacuoles in BAL alveolar macrophages