Alfred François Donné, 1801-1878, discoverer of Trichomonas vaginalis and of leukaemia.

  title={Alfred François Donn{\'e}, 1801-1878, discoverer of Trichomonas vaginalis and of leukaemia.},
  author={A L Thorburn},
  journal={The British Journal of Venereal Diseases},
  pages={377 - 380}
  • A. Thorburn
  • Published 1 October 1974
  • History
  • The British Journal of Venereal Diseases
patients such a great number of these cells, that even the least experienced observer is greatly impressed. I had an opportunity of seeing these in a patient under Dr. Rayer at the HOpital de la Charitd. This man was affected by arteritis especially in his leg vessels. Both legs showed ecchymoses and gangrenous blisters. The blood of this patient showed such a number ofwhite cells that I thought his blood was mixed with pus, but in the end, I was able to observe a clear-cut difference between… 
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