TITLE

FEVER WITH HEMATOLOGIC CHANGES RESEMBLING INFECTIOUS MONONUCLEOSIS AS A SEQUEL OF BLOOD VESSEL GRAFTING

AUTHOR(S)
Göthman, Bengt; Ohlsson, Wilhelm T. L.
PUB. DATE
October 1959
SOURCE
Angiology;Oct1959, Vol. 10 Issue 5, p355
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A number of cases have been reported earlier in which surgical intervention for pulmonary tuberculosis was followed by fever, associated with hematologic changes resembling those in infectious mononucleosis. An account is given in the present paper of a similar complication as a sequel of blood vessel grafting. The case illustrates some of the diagnostic problems which may arise, despite the benign nature of the condition. Certain possible etiologic factors are also discussed.
ACCESSION #
16394916

 

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