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pulmonary lung disease

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • November 24, 2006
  • 01:43 PM

A 35 year old man was admitted to the hospital with a 3-week history of fever, night sweats, headache, joit pains, dry cough, and severe fatigue.He had lost 16 lbs in the past two weeeks. The patient had returned to his home in New York, one month after a brief visit with his mother in Phoenix Arizona. A chest X-Ray revealed infiltrates in both lungs fields with a large cavityin the right upper lobe

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