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Systemic sclerosis with hemoptysis and a huge lung cavity.
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PMID:  24765399     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
Systemic sclerosis or scleroderma is associated with distal vasculitis, Raynaud's phenomenon, and inflammation of internal organs and the skin. We present on a 58-year-old Thai woman with systemic sclerosis who came to the 10(th) Zonal Tuberculosis and Chest Disease Center, Chiang Mai, Thailand in 2009 and presented with hemoptysis and a solitary huge-lung cavity as the predominant clinical manifestations which spontaneously resoluted 2 months later. This case demonstrates a solitary huge-lung cavity with hemoptysis and looked like from non-tuberculous Mycobacterial infections or malignancy with spontaneous resolution of hemoptysis and the lung cavity, which does not need invasive investigations.
Attapon Cheepsattayakorn; Ruangrong Cheepsattayakorn
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2011-11-07
Journal Detail:
Title:  Clinics and practice     Volume:  1     ISSN:  2039-7275     ISO Abbreviation:  Clin Pract     Publication Date:  2011 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-04-25     Completed Date:  2014-04-25     Revised Date:  2014-05-07    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101563282     Medline TA:  Clin Pract     Country:  Italy    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  e99     Citation Subset:  -    
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