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Janine K. Runfola, MS1, Jennifer House, DVM2, Lisa Miller, MD2, Leah Colton, PhD2, Donna Hite1, Alex Hawley1, Paul Mead, MD3, Martin Schriefer, PhD3, Jeannine Petersen, PhD3, Colleen Casaceli, MPH4, Kristine M. 250 more words

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Massive Hemoptysis

Case

The charge nurse grabs your arm and pulls you into the resuscitation bay, where EMS have just unloaded a 45 year old guy in obvious distress, coughing up a significant amount of blood. 845 more words

Emergency Medicine

Hemoptysis

Pramanik B. Hemoptysis with diagnostic dilemma. Expert Rev Respir Med. 2013 Feb; 7(1):91-7.

Hemoptysis is a common symptom. Although initial diagnostic workup, including a chest radiograph, often gives a clue to the cause, it provides no diagnostic hints in 3.0-42.2% of episodes of hemoptysis. 469 more words

Diagnosis

Health Update

I have been so frustrated with my health! I had a hemoptysis on July 31st (small and short while at school) and another on August 10th, DURING the show! 458 more words

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