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Pulmonary hemosiderosis

Introduction: Pulmonary hemosiderosis

Description of Pulmonary hemosiderosis

Pulmonary hemosiderosis (medical condition): A rare condition characterized by anemia, coughing up blood and...more »

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Pulmonary haemosiderosis, primary:
  »Introduction: Pulmonary haemosiderosis, primary
  »Symptoms of Pulmonary haemosiderosis, primary
  »Treatments for Pulmonary haemosiderosis, primary

Pulmonary hemosiderosis: Related Topics

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Pulmonary hemosiderosis: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Pulmonary hemosiderosis is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Pulmonary hemosiderosis, or a subtype of Pulmonary hemosiderosis, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Pulmonary hemosiderosis as a Disease

Pulmonary hemosiderosis: Another name for Pulmonary haemosiderosis, primary (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Pulmonary haemosiderosis, primary
  »Symptoms of Pulmonary haemosiderosis, primary
  »Treatments for Pulmonary haemosiderosis, primary

Pulmonary hemosiderosis: Related Diseases

Pulmonary hemosiderosis: Pulmonary hemosiderosis is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Pulmonary hemosiderosis (Pulmonary haemosiderosis, primary)

Some of the symptoms of Pulmonary hemosiderosis incude:

Treatments for Pulmonary hemosiderosis (Pulmonary haemosiderosis, primary)

Treatments for Pulmonary hemosiderosis (Pulmonary haemosiderosis, primary) include:

  • Treatment varies depending on the presenting symptoms but may include:
  • Breathing support
  • Iron therapy and transfusion - for anemia
  • Corticosteroid therapy may result in remission in some patients
  • Splenectomy may improve symptoms in some patients

Treatment of Pulmonary hemosiderosis: For more treatment information about Pulmonary hemosiderosis, see treatment of Pulmonary haemosiderosis, primary (Pulmonary hemosiderosis)

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