Fatal Hydrocarbon Lipoid Pneumonia and Pneumonitis Secondary to Automatic Transmission Fluid Ingestion

    Volume 37, Issue 5 (September 1992)

    ISSN: 0022-1198

    CODEN: JFSOAD

    Page Count: 6


    Palmer, H
    Second Year Medical Student, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR

    Perrot, LJ
    Associate Professor of Pathology & Pediatrics, Director of Autopsy Services at Arkansas Children's Hospital & University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR

    (Received 26 October 1991; accepted 20 December 1991)

    Abstract

    This is the first reported case of an unusual exogeneous lipoid pneumonia with marked interstitial pneumonitis and fibrosis along with generalized diffuse omental oozing developing in a 14-month-old child following ingestion of automatic transmission fluid.


    Paper ID: JFS13334J

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS13334J

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    Title Fatal Hydrocarbon Lipoid Pneumonia and Pneumonitis Secondary to Automatic Transmission Fluid Ingestion
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