Clin Pediatr (Phila) volume 1, issue 3, P148-151 1962 DOI: 10.1177/000992286200100307 View full text
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Andrew M. Margileth

Abstract: 1. Our experience with a six-year-old boy who had diarrhea, urethritis, conjunctivitis and arthritis is presented as a classical case of Reiter's syndrome. The patient recovered fully in a period of five months and has remained well during the past five years. 2. The cause of Reiter's syndrome remains unknown but in children may be related to Flexner bacillus dysentery. 3. The disease in children is usually less severe than in adults and all 11 children reported have recovered. The recent literature is revi…

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