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Pulmonary Interstitial Glycogenosis (PIG)

(puhl-muh-ner-ee, in-ter-stish-uhl, glahy-kuh-jen-uh-sis)

Pulmonary interstitial glycogenosis (PIG) is:

  • A type of interstitial lung disease that causes babies to have trouble breathing
  • A very rare disorder
  • Only first described in 2002
  • Sometimes called P.I.G. or PIG
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Diagnosis of Pulmonary Glycogenosis

Cause of Pulmonary Glycogenosis

Signs and Symptoms

Treatment for Pulmonary Glycogenosis

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Last Updated: 06/2013