PubMed journal article [Idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis were found in PRIME PubMed. Download Source. Revista chilena de pediatría pg PubMed journal article [Idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis: review of literature and case report were found in La Pediatria Sep 30 pg Revista Cubana de Pediatría Idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis is those processes characterized by anomalous depots of hemosiderin in the pulmonary.
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The Impact Factor measures the average number of citations received in a particular year by papers published in the journal hemosidefosis the two receding years. Idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis is hemosderosis potentially fatal disease that results from episodes of alveolar hemorrhage of unknown origin. Eur J Med Res.
This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License, which permits unrestricted non-commercial use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. However, the latter may also present acutely with massive and potentially fatal hemoptysis.
How to cite this article. As an outpatient, he received weekly intravenous iron therapy and investigation of anemia was continued. A 4 year-old boy with a previous history of recurrent wheezing, with no criteria of severity and no associated pediatdia, was observed in an emergency department for fever, vomiting and prostration.
Open in a separate window. On the other hand, the rarity of the alveolar hemorrhage and the variability of the clinical course frequently result in a delay in the diagnosis. He was transfused with packed red blood cells and was admitted for treatment and investigation.
There were no morphologic abnormalities or changes of the respiratory mucosa, and the cytological exam of the bronchoalveolar lavage showed A pulmonary computerized tomography CT scan Figure 3 showed diffuse ground-glass attenuation in both lungs with no zonal predilection, some dispersed areas of lower density, and several scattered micronodules. As there was a poor response to intravenous iron therapy, he was readmitted to further investigate gastrointestinal bleeding.
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Treatment of idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis with inhaled flunisolide. SCS Quadra 1, Bl. Analytically he had Hb of 2. We present the case of a 4 year-old child presenting with fever, vomiting and prostration, associated with pallor. To improve our services and products, we use “cookies” own or third parties authorized to show advertising related to client preferences through the analyses of navigation customer behavior.
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CiteScore measures average citations received per document published. Continuing navigation will be considered as acceptance of this use. Acute respiratory insufficiency as debut of idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis in an infant. Hemosiderin-laden macrophages were also identified using Perls stain Figure 2confirming the diagnosis of PH.
Idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis in adults: Diffuse increase of the parenchyma’s density with no zone predominance, with dispersed areas of lower density, and several small dispersed nodules. For this reason, he was not submitted to an upper esophagogastroduodenoscospy, as previously planned. The gold standard for the diagnosis of diffuse alveolar hemorrhage is pulmonary biopsy, which hemoskderosis also enable the diagnosis of some of the specific causes of hemorrhage.
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Services on Demand Journal. After starting steroid treatment there was a progressive increase in Hb level and improvement of radiological abnormalities. A favorable prognosis may be expected in our case, as there were no major episodes of hemorrhage and response to therapy was favorable.
Received Apr 1; Accepted Sep All the contents of this journal, except where otherwise noted, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License. Long-term prednisone and azathioprine treatment of a patient with idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis.
Idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis in an adult.