Tuberculosis in childhood.

@article{Dickey1949TuberculosisIC,
  title={Tuberculosis in childhood.},
  author={Lloyd Blackwell Dickey},
  journal={California medicine},
  year={1949},
  volume={70 3},
  pages={
          171-3
        }
}
Those physicians who deal with children have much to contribute toward case finding in tuberculosis among these patients as well as adults. The tuberculin test is the most accurate weapon at hand. Contacts other than the parents should be looked for. Symptoms, beside fever, to be noted are eye and skin complaints. In the physical examination the chest is relatively unimportant as compared to the eye, the skin, the lymphatic and skeletal systems. In the roentgenographic examination… CONTINUE READING

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