W. T. THOMPSON JR., M.D.; CULLEN PITT, M.D.
That the urinary tract can be involved during the course of infectious mononucleosis is an established fact. However, this is not a frequent or generally recognized complication. Tidy and Morley1 reported an incidence of 6 per cent in 270 cases analyzed in 1921, and Wechsler2 found abnormal urinary manifestations in 3 per cent of 556 cases observed during an army epidemic. This 3 per cent included those cases showing red and white blood cells, albumin, and hyaline and granular casts. He referred to two cases of frank hematuria. Many series of cases reported in the literature over a period of
THOMPSON WT, PITT C. FRANK HEMATURIA AS A MANIFESTATION OF INFECTIOUS MONONUCLEOSIS(FRANK HEMATURIA AS A MANIFESTATION OF INFECTIOUS MONONUCLEOSIS*). Ann Intern Med. 1950;33:1274–1275. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-33-5-1274
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1950;33(5):1274-1275.
Infectious Disease, Nephrology, Urological Disorders.
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