Cause of death was recorded as yellow nail syndrome complicated by infection (lobar pneumonia
) and diffuse pleural fibrosis (immediate cause).
Postmortem findings included generalized icterus, accumulation of yellow coloured fluid in pericardial sac and peritoneal cavity, enlargement of lymph nodes, thin watery blood, gelatinous body fat, lobular and lobar pneumonia
, haemorrhagic parenchymatous organs, hepatomegaly and splenomegaly.
0.46 in the intravenous group), 0.10 for lobar pneumonia
Pulmonary nocardiosis produces an impressive variety of roentgenographic findings, such as segmental infiltrates, lobar infiltrates, small and large cavities, necrotizing bronchopneumonia, necrotizing lobar pneumonia
, lobar pneumonia
with bulging fissures, small and large abscesses, single or multiple nodules, miliary patterns, masses with central cavitations, pleural effusion, and empyema.
The etiology of lobar pneumonia
and empyema thoracis in children.
Other signs on chest X-ray include atelectasis and lobar pneumonia
, especially in those with a delayed diagnosis (1,4,5).
While the phlebotomist was preparing to do blood cultures, the phone rang and my presence was requested in my doctors' office to view an early case of lobar pneumonia
sent straight to his computer from radiology.
Interestingly, lobar pneumonia
could not be induced via the bloodstream alone, even when plugging gels of sterile culture media were instilled into the bronchi.
Announcing the verdict Mr Pritchard Jones said: "It was the lobar pneumonia
on its own that killed him and Nytol really had nothing to do with it.
During inspection of the dried skulls collection of the Federal University of Sao Paulo (UNIFESP), it was noticed an extensive ossification of the sidewalls of the sella turcica in one of the skulls: 40 year-old male, Brazilian origin, brown colored skin, cause of death: acute lobar pneumonia
For purposes of this study, the term "pneumonia" includes all forms, of which the most common are lobar pneumonia