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lung hemorrhage

Hemorrhage from the lung, with bright red and frothy blood, frequently coughed up.
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The frequency of lung hemorrhage may increase after surfactant treatment, but an increase in the mortality rate related with lung hemorrhage has not been found.
Chest x-ray shows alveolar-type shadowing with sparing of the upper lung fields secondary to lung hemorrhage (Kluth & Rees, 1999).
Microscopic polyangiitis is a systemic vasculitis that is histologically characterized by small-vessel involvement; MPA was initially recognized as a particular type of polyarteritis nodosa (PAN), with rapidly progressive necrotizing glomerulonephritis in most cases, and sometimes involving lung hemorrhage.
Microscopic findings showed moderate congestion of the brain with mild nonsuppurative meningoencephalitis (Figure 1A), severe diffuse lung hemorrhage and edema, and moderate multifocal necrotizing hepatitis.