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Diffuse alveolar haemorrhage associated with progressive systemic sclerosis.
  1. M T Griffin,
  2. J D Robb,
  3. J R Martin
  1. Discipline of Pathology, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John's, Canada.


    A 41 year old man with an eight year history of progressive systemic sclerosis developed severe diffuse alveolar haemorrhage and died. The importance of diffuse alveolar haemorrhage as a rare but potentially serious complication of connective tissue disease should not be overlooked.

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