Metastatic trophoblastic disease masquerading as pulmonary embolism

Ong, C.; Low, S.Y.; Thirugnanam, A.; Loh, A.; Eng, P.
November 2008
Thorax;Nov2008, Vol. 63 Issue 11, p1030
Academic Journal
The article discusses the case of metastatic trophoblastic disease masquerading as pulmonary embolism. This study highlights the case of a woman admitted with a history of dyspnoea, dry cough and fever that were not treated with oral antibiotics. She had been tested with other condition such as pregnancy termination and total hysterectomy for infarcted fibroids.


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