Goodpasture Syndrome

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Goodpasture syndrome is a rare but potentially deadly disorder that affects about 0.5 to 1.8 people per 1,000,000 every year. Recognising the symptoms of Goodpasture syndrome and escalating care immediately is crucial in preventing fatality.

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Goodpasture syndrome, which may also be referred to as anti-glomerular basement membrane (anti-GBM) disease, is a potentially life-threatening autoimmune disorder where the body produces antibodies that attack the lining of the lungs and kidneys. Without prompt treatment, symptoms can progress rapidly, leading to life-threatening bleeding in the lungs, renal failure and potentially death.

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Narelle Winzar
09 Apr 2022
Easy read
Lyn Catipay
09 Apr 2022
Very informative
Mary-Andree Fox-Slater
04 Apr 2022
Short, informative and straight to the point
Carol Guthrie
26 Apr 2022
Enrolled Nurse
Interesting, easily understood and very informative.
Pauline Mahony
13 May 2022
Lee Murray
11 Apr 2022
Great over view of a condition I had not heard of before
Igor Suto
15 Apr 2022
Good introduction to a rare, but significant condition.
Sue Chevert
29 May 2022
Registered Nurse
Very interesting!
Dipti Bhandari
11 May 2022
Good read
Leigh Gleeson
05 Apr 2022
Very interesting information given the unfolding litany of post-Covid auto-immune sequelae that can be life-threatening.
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