FELIX R. PARK, M.D., F.A.C.P.; J. RODERICK KITCHELL, M.D., F.A.C.P.; SAMUEL G. SHEPHERD, M.D., F.A.C.P.
M. B., a 67 year old Russian Jew, was first admitted to the hospital May 26, 1937, with a simple fracture of the neck of the left femur following a fall. At this time he gave a history of dyspnea on exertion for many years, and a chronic cough for at least a year. The physical examination showed a short, thick-set, elderly man whose face was somewhat leonine and whose eyebrows were thin in the lateral thirds. The pupillary reflexes were normal. Both inferior turbinates were hypertrophied, especially the left. The pharynx was injected and the breath was fetid. His
PARK FR, KITCHELL JR, SHEPHERD SG. A CASE REPORT OF CUTANEOUS LEPROSY WITH A BRIEF DISCUSSION OF THE CLASSIFICATION, TREATMENT, AND EPIDEMIOLOGICAL PORTENT1. Ann Intern Med. ;19:805–808. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-19-5-805
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1943;19(5):805-808.
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