X-ray

The patient deteriorated and was intubated. Haemoptysis became massive.

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Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ A post-mortem was carried out and confirmed massive alveolar haemorrhage, a recognised complication of systemic lupus erythematosus. The lung cys...”

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