Table 2

Summary of cases that progressed to honeycombing/irreversible bronchiectasis

Patient no.Age (yr/sex)Histological subtypePulmonary functionTreatmentLength of follow up (years)Final CT findings/outcome
FVC (% pred)FEV1 (% pred)
InitialLastInitialLast
161/MGroup 251608988Prednisone, azathioprine, cyclophosphamide2Bronchiectasis/alive
719/MGroup 2263510096Prednisone, azathioprine2.5Bronchiectasis/alive
860/MGroup 261698970Prednisone7Bronchiectasis/alive
943/FGroup 253446081Prednisone9Honeycombing/dead
  • FVC = forced vital capacity; FEV1 = forced expiratory volume in one second.