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Pulmonary Infections 

Pulmonary Infections
Pulmonary Infections

Edward C. Rosenow

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date: 16 May 2022

Dog heartworm—Dirofilaria immitis

Canine dirofilariasis reported from every state

Humans are end-stage host

Asymptomatic to nonspecific symptoms

83-year-old man


Mild dyspnea on exertion

CXR 11 months previously did not show SPN, in retrospect

No clubbing...

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