Cow's milk-induced pulmonary hemosiderosis

J La State Med Soc. 1989 Aug;141(8):19-22.


Cow's milk protein-induced pulmonary disease is a serious condition which, if recognized, can be treated effectively by avoidance of milk protein; untreated it may lead to early death. It should be considered in any child who suffers recurrent episodes of pneumonia and anemia.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Child, Preschool
  • Hemosiderosis / etiology*
  • Humans
  • Lung Diseases / etiology*
  • Male
  • Milk Proteins / adverse effects*
  • Pseudomonas Infections / etiology


  • Milk Proteins