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Caplan syndrome

MedGen UID:
743
Concept ID:
C0006915
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Caplan Syndrome; Caplan Syndromes; Caplan's Syndrome; Caplans Syndrome
SNOMED CT: Rheumatoid pneumoconiosis (398640008); Caplan's syndrome (398640008); Caplans syndrome (398640008); Rheumatoid arthritis with pneumoconiosis (398640008)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0005690

Definition

A combination of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and pneumoconiosis that manifests as intrapulmonary nodules, which appear homogenous and well-defined on chest X-ray. [from MONDO]

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Caplan A, Fett N, Rosenbach M, Werth VP, Micheletti RG
J Am Acad Dermatol 2017 Jan;76(1):11-16. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2016.02.1239. PMID: 27986133
Murthy SB, Caplan J, Levy AP, Pradilla G, Moradiya Y, Schneider EB, Shalom H, Ziai WC, Tamargo RJ, Nyquist PA
Neurosurgery 2016 Jan;78(1):71-6. doi: 10.1227/NEU.0000000000001000. PMID: 26348010
Walker LS, Lipani TA, Greene JW, Caines K, Stutts J, Polk DB, Caplan A, Rasquin-Weber A
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2004 Feb;38(2):187-91. doi: 10.1097/00005176-200402000-00016. PMID: 14734882

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Gómez Carrera L, Bonilla Hernan G
Arch Bronconeumol 2013 Jun;49(6):249-60. Epub 2013 Feb 4 doi: 10.1016/j.arbres.2012.11.005. PMID: 23683373
Arakawa H, Honma K, Shida H, Saito Y, Morikubo H
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Constantinidis K, Musk AW, Jenkins JP, Berry G
Thorax 1978 Dec;33(6):764-8. doi: 10.1136/thx.33.6.764. PMID: 746502Free PMC Article

Diagnosis

Saavedra FT, Sierra LL, Zuluaica AM, Botero EC
Lancet 2023 Jun 24;401(10394):2148. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(23)01090-5. PMID: 37355292
Nakamura T, Shiraishi N, Morikami Y, Fujii H, Yoshinaga T
Mod Rheumatol Case Rep 2020 Jul;4(2):212-217. Epub 2020 Apr 20 doi: 10.1080/24725625.2020.1749361. PMID: 33087017
Rozenberg D, Shapera S
Can Respir J 2014 May-Jun;21(3):e52-4. doi: 10.1155/2014/593430. PMID: 24914609Free PMC Article
Gómez Carrera L, Bonilla Hernan G
Arch Bronconeumol 2013 Jun;49(6):249-60. Epub 2013 Feb 4 doi: 10.1016/j.arbres.2012.11.005. PMID: 23683373
Scarisbrick D
Practitioner 2002 Feb;246(1631):114, 117-9. PMID: 11852619

Therapy

Yasmine M, Kaouther M, Dhia K, Hanene F, Wafa T, Dorra BN, Wafa H
Curr Drug Saf 2023;18(3):383-385. doi: 10.2174/1574886317666220428132311. PMID: 37254279
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Green FH, Laqueur WA
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Davies D
Br J Ind Med 1973 Oct;30(4):396-401. doi: 10.1136/oem.30.4.396. PMID: 4753724Free PMC Article

Prognosis

Schreiber J, Koschel D, Kekow J, Waldburg N, Goette A, Merget R
Eur J Intern Med 2010 Jun;21(3):168-72. Epub 2010 Mar 2 doi: 10.1016/j.ejim.2010.02.004. PMID: 20493416
Arakawa H, Honma K, Shida H, Saito Y, Morikubo H
J Comput Assist Tomogr 2003 Sep-Oct;27(5):758-60. doi: 10.1097/00004728-200309000-00013. PMID: 14501367
Greaves IA
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Clinical prediction guides

Bély M, Apáthy A
Acta Morphol Hung 1991;39(2):117-56. PMID: 1789145
Constantinidis K, Musk AW, Jenkins JP, Berry G
Thorax 1978 Dec;33(6):764-8. doi: 10.1136/thx.33.6.764. PMID: 746502Free PMC Article
Marcolongo R, Debolini A
Vox Sang 1975;28(1):9-18. doi: 10.1111/j.1423-0410.1975.tb02735.x. PMID: 1114790

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