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Contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging of endomyocardial fibrosis secondary to Bancroftian filariasis
  1. T N Martin,
  2. R A P Weir,
  3. H J Dargie
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A 33-year-old Caucasian patient who looked after Drill monkeys near Calabar, Eastern Nigeria, returned to the UK with a 7-day history of fever and general malaise. Examination showed sinus tachycardia, a systolic murmur and multiple splinter haemorrhages. The white cell count was 16.7×109/l with eosinophilia (6.7×109/l). A chest x …

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