VERNON KNIGHT, M.D.; THEODORE L. BADGER, M.D.; EMIL SCHULZ, M.D.; R. GERALD SUSKIND, M.D.
This 10½ year old male was admitted to the Clinical Center for the first time on August 19, 1957, with a presumptive diagnosis of pulmonary sarcoidosis.
Present Illness: Between the ages of two and 10 years, the patient had recurrent respiratory infections and occasionally small amounts of hemoptysis. A diagnosis of recurrent bronchitis was made. He had intermittently received iron therapy for an iron deficiency anemia. Although he had experienced convulsions before the age of five years, there is no history of any since. However, when he was eight years old he was hospitalized for complaints of headaches
KNIGHT V, BADGER TL, SCHULZ E, SUSKIND RG. RECURRENT PULMONARY DISEASE IN A CHILD: CLINICAL PATHOLOGICAL CONFERENCE AT THE NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH1. Ann Intern Med. ;53:556–575. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-53-3-556
Download citation file:
Published: Ann Intern Med. 1960;53(3):556-575.
Copyright © 2018 American College of Physicians. All Rights Reserved.
Print ISSN: 0003-4819 | Online ISSN: 1539-3704
Conditions of Use