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Clinical and Developmental Immunology
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 406927, 5 pages
Asymptomatic Preclinical Rheumatoid Arthritis-Associated Interstitial Lung Disease
1Rheumatology Department of the First Hospital of Xiamen University, Zhen Hai Road No. 55, Xiamen 361003, China
2Pulmonary Department of the First Hospital of Xiamen University, Zhen Hai Road No. 55, Xiamen 361003, China
3Radiology Department of the First Hospital of Xiamen University, Zhen Hai Road No. 55, Xiamen 361003, China
4University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
Received 2 May 2013; Revised 29 June 2013; Accepted 11 July 2013
Academic Editor: Guixiu Shi
Copyright © 2013 Juan Chen et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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