Pulmonary Infiltration with Blood Eosinophilia after Scorpion Sting Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • A 30-year-old man developed bilateral pulmonary infiltrates with blood eosinophilia after receiving a scorpion sting. A short course of corticosteroids resulted in rapid improvement. The PIE syndrome after scorpiasis has not, to our knowledge, been described previously.

authors

  • Shah, Prabhat KD
  • Lakhotia, Manoj
  • Chittora, Murlidhar
  • Mehta, Shamir
  • Purohit, Ashish

publication date

  • March 1989

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