Journal of Clinical Medicine Research, ISSN 1918-3003 print, 1918-3011 online, Open Access
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Case Report

Volume 8, Number 1, January 2016, pages 52-55

Goodpasture’s Disease: An Uncommon Disease With an Atypical Clinical Course


Figure 1.
Figure 1. Bronchoscopy with bronchoalveolar lavage of the patient. (A) Bronchoscopy demonstrated intact lung mucosa. (B) Bronchoscopy demonstrated hemorrhagic bronchoalveolar lavage.
Figure 2.
Figure 2. Kidney biopsy of the patient. (A) The light microscopy demonstrated diffuse necrotizing and crescentic glomerulonephritis. (B) The immunofluorescence showed linear staining due to IgG deposition.
Figure 3.
Figure 3. Comparison of imaging before and after treatment (plasmaphoresis). (A) HRCT showing alveolar and interstitial pulmonary edema of bilateral lung fields. (B) CT of thorax showing interval resolution of the alveolar and interstitial pulmonary edema after plasmaphoresis.