[A case of crescentic glomerulonephritis associated with anti-myeloperoxidase antibody presenting as alveolar hemorrhage].

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A 77-year-old man was admitted because of hemoptysis. Chest roentgenograms initially showed progressive infiltrative shadows, which improved spontaneously in 3 months. Transbronchial lung biopsy specimens obtained during the first admission revealed alveolar hemorrhage with neither granuloma nor vasculitis. Alveolar hemorrhage associated with renal… (More)

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@article{Umino1994ACO, title={[A case of crescentic glomerulonephritis associated with anti-myeloperoxidase antibody presenting as alveolar hemorrhage].}, author={Takeshi Umino and Shinichi Ohdama and Masashi Sawada and Shigetsugu Takano and Shozo Miyake and Shigekuni Tachibana and Yasuyuki Yoshizawa and Naoya Aoki and Osamu Matsubara and Tomohiro Tanaka}, journal={Nihon Kyobu Shikkan Gakkai zasshi}, year={1994}, volume={32 3}, pages={277-82} }