Pulmonary hyalinizing granuloma. Bilateral pulmonary nodules associated with chronic idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura.

@article{Satti2005PulmonaryHG,
  title={Pulmonary hyalinizing granuloma. Bilateral pulmonary nodules associated with chronic idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura.},
  author={Mohamed Bakhiet Satti and Abdelnasir A Batouk and Muntasir M Abdelaziz and Mohamed F Ahmad and Mohamed A. Abdelaal},
  journal={Saudi medical journal},
  year={2005},
  volume={26 9},
  pages={1459-63}
}
We report a case of a 30-year-old female who had been treated periodically with steroids for idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura ITP over the last 10 years. Recently, during the course of investigation, she was found to have incidental asymptomatic multiple pulmonary nodules on chest CT. Following a needle biopsy to exclude malignancy, 2 nodules were… CONTINUE READING