Which respiratory findings are characteristic of vasculitis?

Updated: Dec 10, 2018
  • Author: Nadia Jennifer Chiara Luca, MD; Chief Editor: Lawrence K Jung, MD  more...
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Answer

The following may be noted:

  • Increased work of breathing, tachypnea, hypoxia

  • Decreased breath sounds

  • Stridor, wheeze

  • Blood-tinged sputum


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