TITLE

44-Year-Old Man With Fatigue and Anemia

AUTHOR(S)
Dawson, Nancy L.; Aspitia, Alvaro Moreno
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Jun2004, Vol. 79 Issue 6, p817
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
Presents a case study of a 44-year old man with fatigue and anemia. Presenting symptoms; Hemoglobin concentration of the patient; Diagnosis; Management; Characteristics of Castleman disease or angiofollicular lymph node hyperplasia; Unicentric Castleman disease; Multicentric Castleman disease.
ACCESSION #
13317264

 

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