Diffuse alveolar haemorrhage with predominant upper lung lobe involvement associated with congestive heart failure: a case series.

@article{Jonckheer2017DiffuseAH,
  title={Diffuse alveolar haemorrhage with predominant upper lung lobe involvement associated with congestive heart failure: a case series.},
  author={Joop Jonckheer and H. R. Slabbynck and Herbert D M H Spapen},
  journal={Journal of thoracic disease},
  year={2017},
  volume={9 10},
  pages={3956-3960}
}
Background Diffuse alveolar haemorrhage (DAH) may accompany or complicate various diseases with different pathophysiology. The diagnosis of DAH, especially when presenting as diffuse non-resolving and predominantly upper lobe lung consolidations, is particularly difficult in patients with cardiac disease. Methods We retrospectively reviewed seven cases of… CONTINUE READING