Lane-Hamilton syndrome

Lane-Hamilton syndrome (LHS) refers to the rare concurrent association of idiopathic pulmonary haemosiderosis and coeliac disease 1.

Epidemiology

It is typically seen in children under the age of 15 but can occasionally be seen in adults.

History and etymology

It was originally described by D J Lane and W S Hamilton in 1971 3.

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Article Information

rID: 17116
Section: Syndromes
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Lane Hamilton Syndrome
  • Lane-Hamilton syndrome (LHS)

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