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The underlying cause of cryptogenic organizing pneumonia (COP) is unknown (idiopathic). Organizing pneumonia is specifically diagnosed as COP when, among other characteristics, no definite cause for the organizing pneumonia is found. In other words, any known cause for the pneumonia must be ruled out before stating that a person is affected by COP.What causes cryptogenic organizing pneumonia?
As stated above, the exact cause for Cryptogenic Organizing Pneumonia is unknown but it is believed to be caused due to inflammation blocking the airways and the air sacs in the lungs.