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Case 28 

Case 28
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Case 28
Author(s):

John Stradling

, Andrew Stanton

, Najib Rahman

, Annabel Nickol

, and Helen Davies

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199556373.003.028
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date: 18 August 2018

A previously fit and well 23-year-old banker was admitted on the acute medical take with an 8-week history of progressive exertional breathlessness, worse over the preceding 3 days. He also reported a brief episode of central pleuritic chest pain on the day of admission.

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