International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
Since Year 2012 | Open Access | Double Blind Reviewed

ISSN: 2319-7064




Downloads: 0

Case Studies | Paediatrics | India | Volume 10 Issue 8, August 2021


Heiner's Syndrome - A Case Report from Eastern India

Naresh Kumar Shanmugam


Abstract: This is a case report of a female child admitted with complaints of severe pallor along with generalized weakness and lethargy associated with few episodes of hemoptysis. There were no significant clinical findings, either on general survey or systemic examination other than severe to moderate degree pallor, She was thoroughly investigated stepwise for proper diagnosis. Elaborate investigations included complete hemogram along with serum ferritin, TIBC, RDW, which were consistent with iron deficiency anemia, Urine RE/ME, Stool RE/ME, LFT, Blood coagulation profile, USG abdomen, Echocardiography and skeletal Xray in the form of x - ray hand were wnl. Chest imaging were consistent with the findings of pulmonary hemorrhage. Sputum examination showed Pearls stain +ve. On further history, thorough clinical examination and elaborate laboratory investigations patient was diagnosed to be a case of Heiner?s syndrome.


Keywords: Heiner syndrome, cow's milk protein, diffuse alveolar hemorrhage, anaemia, allergy


Edition: Volume 10 Issue 8, August 2021,


Pages: 597 - 599


How to Cite this Article?

Naresh Kumar Shanmugam, "Heiner's Syndrome - A Case Report from Eastern India", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), Volume 10 Issue 8, August 2021, pp. 597-599, https://www.ijsr.net/get_abstract.php?paper_id=SR21813144431

How to Share this Article?






Similar Articles with Keyword 'anaemia'

Downloads: 1

Research Paper, Paediatrics, Indonesia, Volume 10 Issue 6, June 2021

Pages: 777 - 781

Congenital Citomegalovirus Infection in Eleven Months Old Boy: A Case Report

A A Ratna Purnama Santhi | I Wayan Gustawan [3] | Made Gede Dwi Lingga Utama [3]

Share this Article

Downloads: 1

Research Paper, Paediatrics, India, Volume 11 Issue 2, February 2022

Pages: 769 - 772

Scrub Typhus in Children at a Tertiary Care Center: Clinical Profile and Complications

Dr. Mohammed Kauser | Dr. K. Mahitha Krishna | Dr. M. Mahesh Kumar

Share this Article


Top