Z. TAYLOR BERCOVITZ, F.A.C.P.
The purpose of this paper is to report the case of a patient suffering with P. falciparum malaria complicated by pneumonia and successfully treated with both atabrine and sulfadiazine. The clinical picture of the onset of pneumonia confused the picture by suggesting a relapse of the malaria. The diagnosis was cleared up by physical examination.
E. D. S., a white male, 53 years old, was brought to the attention of the writer because during what was presumably a relapse of malaria he failed to respond to the administration of quinine. The patient was an engineer who two weeks
BERCOVITZ ZT. MALARIA COMPLICATED BY PNEUMONIA; TREATMENT WITH SULFADIAZINE AND ATABRINE1. Ann Intern Med. 1945;23:79–82. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-23-1-79
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1945;23(1):79-82.
Infectious Disease, Pneumonia, Pulmonary/Critical Care.
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