56,61,62) IDIOPATHIC PULMONARY HEMOSIDEROSIS Idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis (IPH) is a rare disease characterized by heavy lungs with aggregates of hemosiderin-laden macrophages due to recurrent diffuse alveolar hemorrhage in the absence of vasculitis or capillaritis and by eventual interstitial fibrosis (Figure 6).
What does IPH stand for?
IPH stands for Idiopathic Pulmonary Hemosiderosis
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- International Plant Growth Substances Association (est. 1937)
- Institute for Post Graduate Studies and Research (Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University; India)
- Independent Public Gas Transporter (UK)
- Interactive Psychoeducational Group Therapy
- Internet Pocket Guide for Teachers
- Institute of Post Graduate Teaching Research
- Iowans for the Prevention of Gun Violence
- I Party Hard
- I Play Harder
- Idiopathic Portal Hypertension
- Imperial Palace Hotel (Las Vegas, Nevada)
- Impressions Per Hour
- Indonesia Publishing House
- Inpatient Psychiatric Hospital (various locations)
- Institute of Population Health (various universities)
- Institute of Preparation for the Hereafter
- Institute of Public Health (various locations)
- International Association of Paper Historians
- International Paper Historians (paper watermark database)
- International Partyhouse
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Long-term clinical course of patients with idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis (1979 -1994): prolonged survival with low-dose corticosteroid therapy.
1-6) Travis et al (7) described 34 cases of diffuse pulmonary hemorrhage, reporting 43% of the cases caused by vasculitis, 13% caused by anti-basement membrane antibodies, 13% caused by idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis, 18% caused by pulmonary renal syndrome, and 13% caused by SLE or rheumatoid arthritis.