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Fibrosing alveolitis and polymyositis
  1. Peter L. Thompson,
  2. Ian R. Mackay
  1. Clinical Research Unit of the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute and the Royal Melbourne Hospital, Victoria 3050, Australia


    A case of fibrosing alveolitis and polymyositis is described. We think that this, in association with previously published reports, favours a real and not fortuitous association. The basis for the association may be an abnormality of immunity, but this could not be established in the present case nor from those previously published.

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