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Published online: 2020-04-30
Submitted: 2020-01-27
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Amiodarone and diffuse alveolar hemorrhage

Ilias C Papanikolaou, Ioanna Makou, Eleftherios Markatis
DOI: 10.5603/ARM.2020.0095
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Pubmed: 32383473
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Adv Respir Med 2020;88(2):169-171.

open access

Vol 88, No 2 (2020)
LETTERS
Published online: 2020-04-30
Submitted: 2020-01-27
Accepted: 2020-02-21

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Keywords

amiodarone; diffuse alveolar hemorrhage; pulmonary toxicity

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Title

Amiodarone and diffuse alveolar hemorrhage

Journal

Advances in Respiratory Medicine

Issue

Vol 88, No 2 (2020)

Pages

169-171

Published online

2020-04-30

DOI

10.5603/ARM.2020.0095

Pubmed

32383473

Bibliographic record

Adv Respir Med 2020;88(2):169-171.

Keywords

amiodarone
diffuse alveolar hemorrhage
pulmonary toxicity

Authors

Ilias C Papanikolaou
Ioanna Makou
Eleftherios Markatis

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