Hemoptysis


Background

Pathophysiology

Etiology

Diagnosis

Differential Diagnosis

Treatment

  1. Stabilize patient
  2. Specific thearapy is dependent upon the etiology of the bleeding
  3. Hemostasis
  4. Severe, profuse bleeding may require administration of blood products
  5. Bronchoscopy
  6. Tranexamic acid
  7. Lung resection

Instructions for Follow-Up

Prognosis