PHILIP G. C. BISHOP, M.D.
The classical case reports and animal experiments of Laughlen65 in 1925 dealing with a "specific" lung reaction to aspirated oil and lipoid substances have awakened considerable interest in clinical, pathological and experimental aspects of this subject.
It is hoped that a summary of the cases found in the literature to date, together with a report of new cases, will upon analysis indicate certain trends that may be useful (1) in guiding the clinician to earlier recognition of this rare disease; (2) as a stimulus to further studies and correlation of the facts found; (3) in offering suggestions in prevention and
BISHOP PGC. OIL ASPIRATION PNEUMONIA AND PNEUMOLIPOIDOSIS1. Ann Intern Med. ;13:1327–1359. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-13-8-1327
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1940;13(8):1327-1359.
Infectious Disease, Pneumonia, Pulmonary/Critical Care.
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