JOHN A. MACDONALD, M.D., F.A.C.P.; ROLLIN H. MOSER, M.D.
Arteritis of the temporal vessels has recently been described as a new clinical entity by Horton, Magath and Brown.1 A case presenting similar clinical and pathologic data is the basis for this report.
A married woman, white, aged 60, a housewife living in the country, entered the hospital March 1, 1935, because of pain in her temples, fever, sweats and general malaise. About five weeks before admission she had noticed a tender area in front of her right ear. A week later the left side of her face became swollen and tender to pressure. At this time she
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MACDONALD JA, MOSER RH. PERIARTERITIS AND ARTERITIS OF THE TEMPORAL VESSELS; A CASE REPORT(PERIARTERITIS AND ARTERITIS OF THE TEMPORAL VESSELS; A CASE REPORT*). Ann Intern Med. 1937;10:1721–1726. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-10-11-1721
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1937;10(11):1721-1726.
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