volume 99, issue 1, Pe5-e5 1997
DOI: 10.1542/peds.99.1.e5
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E. Montana, R. A. Etzel, T. Allan, T. E. Horgan, D. G. Dearborn

Abstract: ABSTRACT. Background. Unexplained pulmonary hemorrhage and hemosiderosis are rarely seen in infancy. A geographic cluster of 10 infants with this illness was identified in a large pediatric referral hospital in Cleveland, Ohio, during the period of January 1993 through December 1994. One infant died of severe respiratory failure.Methods. A case-control study was conducted. Three control infants were matched by age with each case infant. All study infants' guardians were interviewed. Questions were asked about…

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