TITLE

A 36-year-old man with hemoptysis

AUTHOR(S)
Tan, Darrell; Hutcheon, Michael; Tae Bong Chung
PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/14/2004, Vol. 171 Issue 6, p573
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a medical case involving a man with an episode of cough producing bright red blood after a two-week history of coughing up green sputum. Results of medical tests done on the patient; Diagnosis; Risk factors for the disease.
ACCESSION #
14325856

 

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