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Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1]Ali Poyan Mehr, M.D. [2]; Associate Editor(s)-in-Chief: Krzysztof Wierzbicki M.D. [3] Akshun Kalia M.B.B.S.[4]


On chest X-ray, Goodpasture syndrome is characterized by parenchymal consolidations that are most often present in both lungs, perihilar, and bibasilar. When pulmonary hemorrhage is recurrent an interstitial pattern is observed.

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Note: Diffuse alveolar hemorrhage throughout both lung fields in Goodpasture syndrome ([Case courtesy of Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino, <a href=""></a>])


  1. Greco A, Rizzo MI, De Virgilio A, Gallo A, Fusconi M, Pagliuca G; et al. (2015). "Goodpasture's syndrome: a clinical update". Autoimmun Rev. 14 (3): 246–53. doi:10.1016/j.autrev.2014.11.006. PMID 25462583.
  2. Case courtesy of Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino. Accessed on November 4, 2016
  3. Halgrimson CG, Wilson CB, Dixon FJ, Anderson JT, Ogden DA, Starzl TE (August 1971). "Goodpasture's syndrome. Treatment with nephrectomy and renal transplantation". Arch Surg. 103 (2): 283–9. PMC 2980293. PMID 4935099.
  4. Bowley NB, Steiner RE, Chin WS (July 1979). "The chest X-ray in antiglomerular basement membrane antibody disease (Goodpasture's syndrome)". Clin Radiol. 30 (4): 419–29. PMID 466941.

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