Recurrent alternate bilateral spontaneous pneumothoraces in scleroderma
Bhatia, J.L.; Kallan, B.M. and Kanwar, M.S.
Recurrent alternate bilateral spontaneous pneumothoraces in scleroderma.
Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 27 (1).
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A case of pulmonary tuberculosis with scleroderma leading to recurrent, alternate, bilateral, spontaneous pneumothoraces, and proceeding on to pyopneumothoraces, which was
successfully treated, is reported, To the best of our knowledge, such i. presentation has never been
reported in the literature, though a case of scleroderma developing spontaneous pneumothorax was
reported by Isreal and Harley (1956).
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Spontaneous Pneumothorax, Scleroderma, Pulmonary Tuberculosis, Pneumothoraces, Incidence|
|Subjects:||Respiratory Tract Diseases > Pleural Diseases > Pneumothorax|
Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases > Skin Diseases > Scleroderma, Systemic
Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases > Connective Tissue Diseases > Scleroderma, Localized
Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases > Skin Diseases > Scleroderma, Localized
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases > Connective Tissue Diseases > Scleroderma, Systemic
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Respiratory Tract Infections > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
|Deposited By:||Mrs Naina Pandita|
|Deposited On:||07 May 2007|
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