Alternate Names : Idiopathic Pulmonary Hemosiderosis, IPH, Pulmonary Hemorrhage
How is the condition diagnosed?
Diagnosis begins with a medical history and physical exam. Diagnostic tests may include:
blood tests, such as a complete blood count, or CBC, and liver function tests
pulmonary function tests
culture of stool sample
The diagnosis is often made by ruling out other causes of bleeding into the lungs.