Idiopathic pulmonary haemosiderosis in paediatric patients: how to make an early diagnosis

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BACKGROUND Idiopathic pulmonary haemosiderosis (IPH) is a rare but potentially lethal condition in paediatric patients. This condition is considered an immune-mediated disorder, but its pathogenesis is still unknown. Idiopathic pulmonary haemosiderosis is characterized by the classical triad of haemoptysis, iron-deficiency anaemia, and diffuse parenchymal… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s13052-016-0296-x

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@inproceedings{Castellazzi2016IdiopathicPH, title={Idiopathic pulmonary haemosiderosis in paediatric patients: how to make an early diagnosis}, author={Luca Castellazzi and Maria Francesca Patria and Gemma Frati and Andrea Esposito and Susanna Esposito}, booktitle={Italian journal of pediatrics}, year={2016} }