Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Eosinophilic Pneumonia Treatment

Treatment for eosinophilic pneumonia often includes bronchodilator medications, inhalers, cough medicines, decongestants, and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications for pain. Other measures include oxygen therapy and oral corticosteroids.

Treatment options for eosinophilic pneumonia include:

Eosinophilic Pneumonia Specialist

Physicians from the following specialties evaluate and treat eosinophilic pneumonia:

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Last Updated: Dec 10, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Eosinophilic Pneumonia References
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