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Pneumonia – International Emergency Medicine Education Project
by Mary J. O. Case Presentation A 74-year-old male with a history of hypertension and diabetes presented to the emergency department with a cough productive of rust-colored sputum. His complaints started approximately three days earlier and progressively worsened. The patient reported difficulty in breathing, shaking chills, and fever up to 39ºC. He had no sick … Continue reading Pneumonia