Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 29-2009. An 81-year-old man with weight loss, odynophagia, and failure to thrive

N Engl J Med. 2009 Sep 17;361(12):1189-98. doi: 10.1056/NEJMcpc0900644.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Clinical Conference

MeSH terms

  • AIDS-Related Opportunistic Infections / diagnosis
  • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome / complications
  • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome / diagnosis*
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Candidiasis, Oral / diagnosis
  • Candidiasis, Oral / etiology
  • Deglutition Disorders / etiology
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 / complications
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Failure to Thrive / etiology
  • Fatal Outcome
  • Humans
  • Liver / diagnostic imaging
  • Liver / pathology*
  • Lung / diagnostic imaging
  • Lung / pathology
  • Lymphoma, Large B-Cell, Diffuse / complications
  • Lymphoma, Large B-Cell, Diffuse / pathology*
  • Male
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed
  • Weight Loss