US army investigates unrelated pneumonia cases in troops in IraqBMJ 2003; 327 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.327.7411.358-b (Published 14 August 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;327:358
- Scott Gottlieb
- New York
The US army is ruling out biological or chemical weapons as the source of a wave of cases of pneumonia among troops in Iraq, according to the Pentagon.
From 1 March to 30 July about 100 cases of pneumonia were reported …