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CASE REPORTS  
Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pneumonia: Portable chest X-ray or computed tomography? An Italian perspective
Maria Antonietta Mazzei, Susanna Guerrini, Matteo Zanoni, Federico Franchi, Serafina Valente, Maria Grazia Cusi, Bruno Frediani, Luca Volterrani, Siena COVID-Unit
DOI:10.4103/lungindia.lungindia_453_20  
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Fibrotic interstitial lung disease occurring as sequelae of COVID-19 pneumonia despite concomitant steroids
Zarir Farokh Udwadia, Priyanka Kisan Pokhariyal, Awatansh Kumar Rajkumar Tripathi, Anirudh Kohli
DOI:10.4103/lungindia.lungindia_533_20  
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COVID-19 progression, frailty, and use of prolonged continuous positive airway pressure as a ward-based treatment: Lessons to be learnt from a case
Dominic L Sykes, Ahalya Parthasarthy, Oliver I Brown, Michael G Crooks, Shoaib Faruqi
DOI:10.4103/lungindia.lungindia_583_20  
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COMMENTARIES Top
Home versus institutional isolation of mild COVID-19 patients
Devasahayam Jesudas Christopher, Barney TJ Isaac, Balamugesh Thangakunam
DOI:10.4103/lungindia.lungindia_439_20  
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Common and uncommon chest computed tomography findings at hospital admission with COVID-19 pneumonia
Rohit Gupta, Maruti Kumaran, Parth Rali
DOI:10.4103/lungindia.lungindia_400_20  
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Coagulopathy in COVID-19
Ka U Lio, Parth Rali
DOI:10.4103/lungindia.lungindia_226_20  
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A review of convalescent plasma transfusion in COVID-19: Old wine reserved for special occasions
Kunal Deokar, Gopal Chawla, Benhur Joel, Naveen Dutt
DOI:10.4103/lungindia.lungindia_350_20  
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EDITORIAL
1.  TB, COVID-19 and the END TB STRATEGY IN INDIA
COMMENTARY
1.  Pulmonary sarcomatoid carcinoma : Future prospects of adjuvant immunotherapy in advance management
2.  Coexistent obstructive sleep apnea in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: Several unanswered questions need to be addressed
3.  Is there a role for inhaled Ciclesonide in the treatment of COVID-19?
4.  Guidance to Physicians on Managing Asthma during the Ongoing Pandemic
REVIEW
1.  Bronchoscopic Interventions for Emphysema: Current Status
2.  Barriers to pulmonary rehahbilitation- A narrative review and perspectives from a few stakeholders
3.  A systematic review of utility of urine lipoarabinomannan (LAM) in detecting Tuberculosis among HIV positive TB suspects
4.  Prevalence and mortality of Lung Comorbidities Among Patients with COVID-19: A systematic review and meta-analysis
5.  Flexible bronchoscopy during the COVID-19 pandemic: A concise clinical review and practical recommendations
6.  The Emerging Role of Nebulization for Maintenance Treatment of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease at Home
ORIGINAL ARTICLE
1.  Non-tuberculous mycobacteria: a report of eighteen cases from a tertiary care center in India
2.  Small Bore Catheter Is More Than an Alternative to Ordinary Chest Tube for Pleural Drainage
3.  Primary Mucinous Carcinomas of the Lung: Clinical Characteristics and Treatment Outcomes
4.  TECHNICAL EFFICIENCY, SHORT TERM CLINICAL RESULTS AND SAFETY OF A LARGE BORE ASPIRATION CATHETER IN ACUTE PULMONARY EMBOLISM- A RETROSPECTIVE CASE STUDY
5.  Clinico- Etiological Characteristics of Organising Pneumonia- A Retrospective Study
6.  Prognostic factors of lung sarcomatoid carcinomas, a single center experience.
7.  A Survey of Medical Thoracoscopy Practices in India
8.  The diagnostic role of micro RNA 21 in patients with non-small cell lung cancer: an exploratory study
9.  Sarcopenia in patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: a study of prevalence and associated factors in Western Greek population
10.  Study of Respiratory Viruses and Their Co-infection with Bacterial and Fungal Pathogens in Acute Exacerbation of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases
11.  Co-existing Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) Among Patients with COPD
12.  Survival predictors of interstitial lung disease in India: follow-up of ILD India registry
13.  Risk stratification of acute respiratory distress syndrome using a PaO2:Fio2 threshold of 150 mm Hg: a retrospective analysis from an Indian ICU
14.  Surgical Intervention is Safe, Feasible and Effective in Tubercular Tracheo-Bronchial Stenosis
15.  Lung preservation in Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma of Tracheobronchial tree: A case series
16.  Safety and Diagnostic Yield of Transbronchial Lung Cryobiopsy by Flexible Bronchoscopy using Laryngeal Mask Airway in Diffuse and Localized Peripheral Lung Diseases: A Single-Center Retrospective Analysis of 326 Cases
17.  Chylothorax - Modalities of Management and Outcomes: A case series
18.  Diagnostic utility of pleural fluid CEA (Carcinoembryonic antigen) in patients with exudative pleural effusion
19.  Respiratory health of workers exposed to polyacrylate dust.
20.  DIAGNOSTIC ACCURACY OF CHEST CT IN IMPROVING THE FALSE-NEGATIVE RATE AS COMPARED TO RT-PCR IN CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19) PNEUMONIA: A CROSS-SECTIONAL ANALYSIS OF 348 CASES FROM INDIA
21.  Use of Thopaz in patients of Empyema Thoracis undergoing decortication
22.  Assessment of airway reversibility in asthmatic children using Forced Oscillation Technique - A single center experience from North India
23.  Role of medical thoracoscopy in the treatment of complicated parapneumonic effusions
CASE REPORT
1.  Adenocarcinoma of the Lung with Concurrent Mycobacterium Avium Complex Infection
2.  Anaesthetic considerations for Bronchial Thermoplasty (BT) in patients of severe asthma –A case series.
3.  Bilateral Meandering Pulmonary Vein Complex and Unusual Associated Cardiovascular Anomalies and Shunt: Extremely Rare Entity
4.  Accidental breakage of needle tip during Endobronchial Ultrasound-guided Transbronchial Needle Aspiration (EBUS-TBNA): A case report and review of literature
5.  Vaping associated lung injury (EVALI) as an organising pneumonia pattern- A case report
6.  Sarcomatoid Carcinoma of the Lung: A Case Report
7.  Conservative treatment of post-intubation tracheal laceration with pneumomediastinum, bilateral pneumothorax and massive subcutaneous emphysema
8.  Peripheral ischemic limb necrosis (Acro ischemia) associated with severe COVID-19 patients (COVID-19 limbs): A report of 3 cases
9.  Spontaneous Posterior Lung Herniation: A Case Report and Literature Review
10.  Pleural schistosomiasis masquerading as Tubercular pyopneumothorax: world’s first case report
11.  Successful Video Assited Thoracoscopic Management of Right Middle Lobe Torsion : A Rare Complication of Right Upper Lobectomy. A Report of Two cases
12.  Use of high flow nasal cannula for oxygenation during emergency tracheal stenting under flexible bronchoscopy guidance: A case report
13.  Small cell carcinoma of the lung in a patient with previously treated synchronous adenocarcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma
RADIOLOGY QUIZ
1.  An unusual cause of ‘Reverse Batwing’ sign
PICTORIAL QUIZ
1.  A patient with gastroesophageal junction carcinoma and cough
2.  An elderly female with dyspnea and skin lesion
3.  A 58-year-old woman with recurrent pneumonias and a pulmonary abscess
PICTORIAL CME
1.  Gastric distention: A common complication of non-invasive ventilation
2.  Congenital Isolated unilateral hypoplasia of left pulmonary artery: a rare incidental anomaly in an elderly female.
CLINICOPATHOLOGIC CONFERENCE
1.  An elderly male with non-resolving consolidation
LETTER TO EDITOR
1.  A rare case of Secondary Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis with Adenocarcinoma of Lung with Retroviral Disease.
2.  Falsely Low Values of Oxygen Saturation Measured by Pulse Oximetry in Patients with COVID-19
3.  Cystic Airspaces Associated to COVID-19 Pneumonia
4.  Scope-in-scope versus conventional rigid bronchoscope design – Clinical efficacy and safety
5.  Should Awake Proning be used prior to CPAP therapy for respiratory support in COVID pneumonia
6.  Early experience with anti- IL6 therapy in COVID-19 hyperinflammation
7.  Overwhelming research during COVID-19
8.  Tubercular granulomas in Broncho-alveolar lavage fluid in SurePath Liquid Based Cytology smears: an enigmatic finding
9.  Unexpected complication of the transthoracic fine needle aspiration biopsy: Pneumoperitoneum
10.  Awake Prone positioning in COVID Pneumonitis: A useful physiology based approach in resource limited settings.
11.  Radiological Quandary : Unilateral ILD - Truth or Dare
12.  Pulmonary embolism in COVID-19: ancillary CT angiography findings
13.  Effective use of telemedicine in Mumbai with a cohort of XDR TB patients on BDQ during COVID-19
14.  Characteristics and Outcomes of Endobronchial Tuberculosis Therapy
CASE-LETTER
1.  Endovascular management of spontaneous inferior phrenic artery pseudoaneurysm presenting as massive haemothorax
2.  Nasal route for Endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration using echobronchoscope (EUS-B-FNA): The last resort
3.  Inflammatory Pseudotumor of the Lung with Complete Resolution
4.  Lefamulin, a recently approved novel antibacterial agent to fight against CABP
5.  Massive gastric distension following tracheobronchial Y- self-expanding metallic stent placement for large trachea-esophageal fistula
6.  Pulmonary Involvement in Malignant Glomus Tumor
7.  Tuberculous cold abscess of the chest wall masquerading As Unilateral Apparent gynaecomastia
8.  Malignant Gastrotracheal Fistula treated by Self-expandable Metallic Stent: First Case Report from India
9.  The sword and the shunt: Scimitar Syndrome
10.  A case of Hypereosinophilic Syndrome with colonic obstruction- an unusual complication
11.  AN UNUSUAL CASE OF SPONTANEOUS PNEUMOMEDIASTINUM SECONDARY TO TRACHEAL TEAR IN A TRUMPETER
12.  Pulmonary Amyloidosis: a close mimic of malignancy
13.  An unusual case of prolonged intra pulmonary bullet impaction in a child and its successful extraction
GUIDELINES
1.  Expert Recommendations on the Role of Macrolides in Chronic Respiratory Diseases


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