BERNARD B. EICHLER, M.D.; SIDNEY N. HELLER, M.D.
The patient, a 42 year old Spaniard, was admitted on September 15, 1943, with the chief complaint of dyspnea of six months' duration.
About six months previously the patient caught cold with which he had a stuffy nose, sore throat and cough. He was treated symptomatically by his private physician without improvement and about four months prior to this admission was hospitalized elsewhere for pneumonia. He remained there about one week and then tried to return to work as a grocery clerk, but had to stop because of dyspnea on the slightest exertion, and weakness. Following this, despite
EICHLER BB, HELLER SN. ANEURYSM OF AORTA WITH COMPRESSION OF PULMONARY ARTERY AND LEFT AURICLE1. Ann Intern Med. 1945;23:652–660. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-23-4-652
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