Acute eosinophilic pneumonia associated with smoking: a case report
Journal of Community Hospital Internal Medicine Perspectives
Acute eosinophilic pneumonia (AEP) is commonly misdiagnosed as infectious pneumonia due to presence of fever and radiological features. However, development of peripheral eosinophilia within days of presentation should raise the concern of AEP especially in previously heathy adults with history of recent tobacco smoking.
Fayyaz B. Acute eosinophilic pneumonia associated with smoking: a case report. J Community Hosp Intern Med Perspect. 2018 Jun 12;8(3):119-122. doi: 10.1080/20009666.2018.1466601. PMID: 29915648; PMCID: PMC5998281.