MAX M. MONTGOMERY, M.D., F.A.C.P.; ROBERT M. POSKE, M.D.; EVAN M. BARTON, M.D., F.A.C.P.; DONALD T. FOXWORTHY, M.D.; LYLE A. BAKER, M.D., F.A.C.P.
In recent years we have observed a number of patients with Reiter's syndrome. Although the triad of urethritis, conjunctivitis and arthritis is now rather well known, the high incidence of mucocutaneous lesions is not generally appreciated. These lesions, in our experience, are practically diagnostic, and occur very frequently in the endemic or venereal type of the disease. In fact, this type of Reiter's syndrome might better be considered a tetrad, consisting in its complete form of urethritis, conjunctivitis, arthritis and mucocutaneous lesions. It is the purpose of this paper to point out the character and frequency of the various mucocutaneous
MONTGOMERY MM, POSKE RM, BARTON EM, FOXWORTHY DT, BAKER LA. THE MUCOCUTANEOUS LESIONS OF REITER'S SYNDROME1. Ann Intern Med. 1959;51:99–109. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-51-1-99
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1959;51(1):99-109.
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