EDWARD W. LOWMAN; ROBERT J. BOUCEK
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Reports of the triad of urethritis, conjunctivitis, and arthritis (so-called Reiter's disease) have appeared more and more frequently in the literature since its initial presentation by Reiter in 1916.1 This represents in all probability not an increase in the incidence of the condition but a more frequent consideration of the triad in differential diagnosis. On the other hand, however, there have been few reports of successful therapy, and the general tone by inference or conclusion has been that there is no specific treatment for the disease.2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 In this series, five cases were seen, two of
LOWMAN EW, BOUCEK RJ. REITER'S DISEASE; REPORT OF FIVE CASES INCLUDING TWO SUCCESSFULLY TREATED WITH HYPERTHERMIA1. Ann Intern Med. 1948;28:1075–1086. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-28-6-1075
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1948;28(6):1075-1086.
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