Pulmonary fibrosis (idiopathic) causes thick, stiff scar tissue to grow inside the lungs. The scar tissue slows oxygen flow from the lungs to blood and make hard to breathe. Symptoms include shortness of breath, dry cough, fatigue, unexplained weightloss, aches in muscles and joints.
Related Journals of Pulmonary Fibrosis
American journal respiratory, Blood Disorders & Transfusion, Insights in Blood Pressure, Clinical Respiratory: Open Access, American Journal of Physiology - Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology, Experimental Lung Research, Sarcoidosis Vasculitis and Diffuse Lung Diseases