LEO T. NEU JR., M.D.; RICHARD A. REIDER, M.D.; ROBERT E. MACK, M.D.
Reiter's disease is a syndrome of unknown etiology, characterized by arthritis, urethritis and conjunctivitis. The clinical components of this syndrome are still in dispute. For example, many investigators will not accept the diagnosis unless the classic triad is present.1, 2 Paronen,3 in his series of 344 cases, found the triad present in 69.8%; Hollander4 noted it in only 11 of 25 cases. The etiology as well as the effective therapy of this disease is still in doubt. Many authors1, 2, 5, 6, 7 have described in detail the ubiquitous character of Reiter's disease but have given little attention to the
NEU LT, REIDER RA, MACK RE. CARDIAC INVOLVEMENT IN REITER'S DISEASE: REPORT OF A CASE WITH REVIEW OF THE LITERATURE(CARDIAC INVOLVEMENT IN REITER'S DISEASE: REPORT OF A CASE WITH REVIEW OF THE LITERATURE*). Ann Intern Med. 1960;53:215–220. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-53-1-215
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1960;53(1):215-220.
Cardiology, Infectious Disease, Rheumatology.
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