Pulmonary hemorrhage and systemic lupus erythematosus

Journal Article

Acute pulmonary hemorrhage is an infrequent initial manifestation of systemic lupus erythematosis. Pulmonary hemorrhage has been associated with significant mortality in both adults and children with lupus. The authors report here the successful management of a child with SLE who presented with autoimmune hemolytic anemia, thrombocytopenia, and massive pulmonary hemorrhage.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Rajani, KB; Ashbacher, LV; Kinney, TR

Published Date

  • 1978

Published In

  • Journal of Pediatrics

Volume / Issue

  • 93 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 810 - 812

PubMed ID

  • 712490