This page features additional resources for clinicians seeking to learn more about aPAP and the latest diagnosis options for this rare disease.
In this video, Dr. Brenna Carey of Cincinnati Children’s Hospital discusses the current tools available for aPAP diagnosis, and why a new blood test is the best option for patients.
Dr. Brenna Carey is a paid consultant of Partner Therapeutics
Other Clinician Resources:
For more information on aPAP, see the following links.
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital
National Jewish Health
Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center
National Organization for Rare Disorders
European Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis Network
Newer Blood Tests Could Replace Slower, Inaccurate Methods for Diagnosing PAP
Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis (PAP) Program
Autoimmune pulmonary alveolar proteinosis
Standardized Serum GM-CSF Autoantibody Testing