DAVID R. MCNUTT, M.D.; H. H. FUDENBERG, M.D.
The patient described in this report presented with an unusual form of a myeloproliferative disorder; during therapy she developed disseminated scotochromogen infection. The case is of interest for two reasons: it documents the transition from hemorrhagic thrombocythemia to chronic granulocytic leukemia, and it calls attention to an unusual mycobacterium that previously had not been considered an opportunistic infectious agent.
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MCNUTT DR, FUDENBERG HH. Disseminated Scotochromogen Infection and Unusual Myeloproliferative Disorder: Report of a Case and Review of the Literature. Ann Intern Med. 1971;75:737–744. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-75-5-737
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1971;75(5):737-744.
Hematology/Oncology, Infectious Disease.
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