Management of acute pulmonary hemorrhage in children.

  title={Management of acute pulmonary hemorrhage in children.},
  author={James D. Sidman and William B Wheeler and Allison K. Cabalka and B Soumekh and Calvin A. Brown and Gregory B Wright},
  journal={The Laryngoscope},
  volume={111 1},
OBJECTIVE Acute pulmonary hemorrhage can result from a variety of causes. This report offers a diagnosis and treatment plan for children with acute, life-threatening pulmonary hemorrhage resulting from a variety of causes. METHODS Retrospective review of children with acute pulmonary hemorrhage cared for at a tertiary care children's hospital during from January 1, 1993 to September 1, 1999. PATIENTS Fourteen children were identified with life-threatening pulmonary hemorrhage during the… CONTINUE READING