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Pulmonary infiltration with blood eosinophilia after scorpion sting.

Authors
  • Shah, P K
  • Lakhotia, M
  • Chittora, M
  • Mehta, S
  • Purohit, A
Type
Published Article
Journal
Chest
Publication Date
Mar 01, 1989
Volume
95
Issue
3
Pages
691–692
Identifiers
PMID: 2920603
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

A 30-year-old man developed bilateral pulmonary infiltrates with blood eosinophilia after receiving a scorpion sting. A short course of corticosteroids resulted in rapid improvement. The PIE syndrome after scorpiasis has not, to our knowledge, been described previously.

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