Systemic lupus during pregnancy with refractory alveolar haemorrhage: recovery following termination of pregnancy

Lupus. 1997;6(9):730-3. doi: 10.1177/096120339700600909.


A case of refractory pulmonary hemorrhage in a pregnant 22-year-old with systemic lupus is presented. The clinical difficulty of management of pulmonary haemorrhage and lupus flare during pregnancy are discussed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Female
  • Hemorrhage*
  • Humans
  • Lung / pathology
  • Lung / physiopathology
  • Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic / physiopathology*
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Complications*