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Table 1 Pulmonary function tests and serum markers

From: Pirfenidone as salvage treatment for refractory bleomycin-induced lung injury: a case report of seminoma

  Before corticosteroid pulse therapy 2 months post corticosteroid pulse therapy 8 months post corticosteroid pulse therapy, before pirfenidone 1 year after starting pirfenidone therapy
Pulmonary Function
 VC (L) 2.60 3.62 3.75 4.12
 %VC 78.6 102.4 106.4 103.1
 TLC (L) 4.52 5.71 5.53 6.65
 %TLC 77.4 97.8 94.5 106.3
 DLco(mL/min/mmHg) 11.24 14.70 14.71 15.89
 %DLco 56.5 72.8 72.6 78.9
Serum Marker
 KL-6 (U/mL) 472 412 326 287
 LDH (IU/L) 328 307 319 237