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Atypical mycobacterial infection of the lung in rheumatoid arthritis.
  1. S W Watkin,
  2. R C Bucknall,
  3. M Nisar,
  4. R A Agnew
  1. Medical Unit, Broadgreen Hospital, Liverpool.


    Mycobacterium kansasii was isolated from a cavitating pneumonia found in a 51 year old man with seropositive rheumatoid arthritis, and treatment was complicated by drug induced neuropathy.

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