Henoch-Schönlein purpura and pulmonary hemorrhage: a report and literature review

@article{Vats1999HenochSchnleinPA,
  title={Henoch-Sch{\"o}nlein purpura and pulmonary hemorrhage: a report and literature review},
  author={Kalyani R. Vats and Abhay N. Vats and Youngki Kim and David Dassenko and Alan Sinaiko},
  journal={Pediatric Nephrology},
  year={1999},
  volume={13},
  pages={530-534}
}
Pulmonary hemorrhage, a rare complication of Henoch-Schönlein purpura (HSP) reported primarily in adults and adolescents, is associated with significant mortality. Although it has been suggested that pulmonary hemorrhage also occurs in children with HSP, the few cases reported lack a clear differentiation from pauci-immune vasculitis. We report a… CONTINUE READING