Author | Thanh N. Huynh, MD

Articles

Case In Point: Silicone-induced pneumonitis in a transgendered patient

November 01, 2005

The authors describe the development of pneumonitis in a patient who had initially presented with edema of the lower extremities. Biopsy results supported the conclusion that the pneumonitis was caused by silicone injections the patient had received 5 years earlier.