Blood ferritin and isoferritins measurements may be helpful in acute respiratory distress syndrome patients

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Sir: Systemic diseases may lead to acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) but may dramatically improve after steroid therapy. Adult-onset Still's disease (AOSD) is a systemic disease that uncommonly involves the lungs. Clinical recognition of AOSD is difficult, but ferritin and isoferritins blood measurements may establish its diagnosis [1]. We report a… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00134-002-1310-x

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@article{Uzunhan2002BloodFA, title={Blood ferritin and isoferritins measurements may be helpful in acute respiratory distress syndrome patients}, author={Yurdagul Uzunhan and Jean Guglielminotti and Eric Maury and Bertrand Guidet and Françis Berenbaum and Georges Offenstadt}, journal={Intensive Care Medicine}, year={2002}, volume={28}, pages={998-998} }