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Title: Een 21-jarige vrouw met acute dyspneu
Author(s): THIESSEN S, DEMAESENEER E, BLOCKMANS D
Journal: Tijdschrift voor Geneeskunde
Volume: 67 Issue: 20 Date: 2011
A 21-year-old woman with acute dyspnea.
We report a case of diffuse alveolar haemorrhage in a 21-year-old female patient, known with systemic lupus erythematosus.
Diffuse alveolar haemorrhage is a rare but life-threatening complication of systemic lupus erythematosus. The clinical features, diagnostic approach and management of this complication are discussed.