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
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PETER RH, CAMPBELL MF. Tropical Pulmonary Eosinophilia, Cause Unknown, Treatment Dramatically Effective. Ann Intern Med. 1963;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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