Table 2

 Patient information and histopathological findings of necropsy samples from 11 patients with IPF/UIP

Patient noAge*/SexDAD†Hyaline membranesUIP‡Metaplastic squamous epitheliumIntra-alveolar neutrophils
*Age in years at time of death.
†DAD, diffuse alveolar damage: −, no evidence of DAD; +, focal patches of DAD; ++, widely spread DAD.
‡UIP, usual interstitial pneumonia: (+), histopathological features of UIP covered by DAD.
161/M+++(+)++
237/M++++++
353/M+++(+)++
467/M+++(+)+
569/F+++
653/F++++
756/F++++(+)++
845/M+++(+)++
958/F++++(+)+
1054/M+++++
1158/M+++++