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Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF)

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) is a lung condition that scars your lungs and reduces the efficiency of your breathing. It’s the most common type of pulmonary fibrosis.

Learn about IPF symptoms, causes, diagnosis and treatments. We also have information on the support available to you.