oa South African Medical Journal - Jaundice associated with pnemonia in natives of Mashonaland
|Article Title||Jaundice associated with pnemonia in natives of Mashonaland|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Author||Beryl Gelfand, Michael & Lewis|
|Publication Date||Dec 1942|
|Pages||436 - 437|
|Keyword(s)||Hepatitis, Jaundice, Native and Pneumonia|
Jaundice, often intense, is seen in about 18 per cent. of pneumonia cases in the natives of Mashonaland. It forms, in our opinion, probably one of the commonest causes of jaundice. We suggest that the icterus results from a toxi-infective-hepatitis.
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