Article Text

Download PDFPDF
“All that wheezes is not asthma”
  1. T Broom,
  2. C D Okereke
  1. Emergency Department, Dewsbury and District Hospital, Dewsbury, UK
  1. Mr C D Okereke, Emergency Department, Dewsbury and District Hospital, Halifax Road, Dewsbury WF13 4HS, UK; chikezieo{at}

Statistics from

Request Permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.

An 18-year-old Caucasian man, normally fit and healthy, presented to the accident and emergency department with a 2-day history of chest tightness and wheeze followed, on the day of presentation, by a single episode of haemoptysis. On examination he …

View Full Text


  • Patient consent: Patient consent has been received for publication of the details of this case.