Hybrid lesion in a child presenting with cough, fever and haemoptysis

Goussard, Pierre ; Andronikou, Savvas ; Mfingwana, Lunga ; Janson, Jacques (2020-10-08)

CITATION: Goussard, Pierre et al. 2020. Hybrid lesion in a child presenting with cough, fever and haemoptysis. BMJ Case Reports, 13(10):e238796, doi:10.1136/bcr-2020-238796.

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ENGLISH ABSTRACT: A 10-year-old boy presented with minimal haemop-tysis after 1 week of cough and fever. He had a similar presentation 3 years earlier; the diagnosis at that stage was right lower lobe pneumonia. He is HIV uninfected and has no known tuberculosis exposure. Investigations revealed a raised white cell count of 19.0×109 /L, raised C reactive protein 217 mg/L, normal clotting studies and the GeneXpert MTB/RIF was negative.

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