ROBERT H. PETER, M.D.; MILTON F. CAMPBELL, M.D.
During the last 3 decades, an increasing number of foreign students have been enrolled in colleges and universities in the United States. It is, therefore, quite probable that the physician will, on occasion, come upon a disease rarely seen and relatively unheard of in this country. One such unusual case, recently encountered in Duke Hospital, Durham, North Carolina, was a problem in a Pakistani student with a pulmonary infiltrative disease and a massive eosinophilia. It is the purpose of this paper to report and discuss the first case seen here of tropical pulmonary eosinophilia and to review the literature, which
PETER RH, CAMPBELL MF. Tropical Pulmonary Eosinophilia, Cause Unknown, Treatment Dramatically Effective. Ann Intern Med. ;59:231–236. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-59-2-231
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1963;59(2):231-236.
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