Pulmonary fibrosisis alungdisease that occurs whenlungtissue becomes damaged and scarred. This thickened, stiff tissue makes it more difficult for your lungs to work properly. Aspulmonary fibrosisworsens, you become progressively more short of breath.
The most common type of PF is IPF, which stands for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. This means this type of PF has no known cause.
Sometimes doctors can find out what is causing pulmonary fibrosis (lung scarring). For example, exposure to environmental pollutants and certain medicines can cause the disease. Environmental pollutants include inorganic dust (silica and hard metal dusts) and organic dust (bacteria and animal proteins).
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Pirfenidone is used to treat a certain lung disease called idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF). It works by reducing lung fibrosis through downregulation of the production of growth factors and procollagens I and II.