Idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis: clinical profile and follow up of 26 children.

  title={Idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis: clinical profile and follow up of 26 children.},
  author={Susheel Kumar Kabra and Sumit Bhargava and Rakesh Lodha and A. Satyavani and Mandeep Kaur Walia},
  journal={Indian pediatrics},
  volume={44 5},
OBJECTIVES To describe the clinical details and follow up of children with idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis. DESIGN Retrospective case series. SETTING Pediatric chest clinic of a tertiary care hospital. SUBJECTS Children diagnosed as suffering from idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis (IPH). METHODS Charts of patients diagnosed as IPH were reviewed for clinical features and treatment regimen. Diagnosis was based on presence of iron deficiency anemia, chest radiography and demonstration… CONTINUE READING


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