A 75-year-old man with chest discomfort and a cough

Owen, J J; Perry, L; Delaney, R; Charig, M; Smith, M J; Hart, L
April 2008
Thorax;Apr2008, Vol. 63 Issue 4, p359
Academic Journal
Case Study
The article presents a case study of a 75-year-old man with chest discomfort and a cough. The patient had been admitted for 2 months due to left lower lobe (LLL) consolidation for which he was given with intravenous antibiotics. He had no constitutional symptoms or weight loss. His chest radiograph revealed persistent consolidation which caused him to be referred to the chest clinic for review.


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