Bacterial tracheitis.


During a two-year period, 17 children were brought to the St Paul Children's Hospital with the clinical features of croup, unresponsive to conventional therapy; 12 of these were seen during a two-month outbreak of parainfluenza virus type 1 that occurred in the community. Bronchoscopy showed copious purulent tracheal secretions. Cultures of… (More)


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