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Extrinsic allergic alveolitis caused by goose feathers in a duvet.
  1. T Haitjema,
  2. H van Velzen-Blad,
  3. J M van den Bosch
  1. Department of Pulmonology, St Antonius Hospital, Nieuwegein, The Netherlands.


    A patient with extrinsic allergic alveolitis had precipitating antibodies to many avian antigens. A duvet containing goose feathers proved to be the source of antigenic material.

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