A 65-year-old-man, who had been diagnosed as having idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, presented with chronic productive cough and reccurent episode of infection. He developed hemosputum and hemoptysis, and was treated with bronchial arterial embolization repeatedly. This is the first report of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis accompanying reccurent hemoptysis.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Japanese Journal of Chest Diseases|
|Publication status||Published - Sep 1999|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine