Goodpasture′s disease: A case report from South India

ArunaKumari Pragaya, ManmadhaT Rao, C Sundaram, NitinKumar Dumeer
2006 Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine  
A 28-year-old male died following massive hemoptysis at Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad. He presented with recurrent hemoptysis and hematuria. The lungs showed alveolar hemorrhages with hemosiderin laden macrophages. Kidneys showed focal proliferative glomerulonephritis with crescents. Direct immunoflouresence of the kidney showed linear deposition of IgG and granular deposits of C3.
doi:10.4103/0972-5229.25925 fatcat:o6li7qsnvndnzau5l4swkjgmza