More on Merde

  title={More on Merde},
  author={Ralph A. Lewin},
  journal={Perspectives in Biology and Medicine},
  pages={594 - 607}
  • Ralph A. Lewin
  • Published 2001
  • Perspectives in Biology and Medicine
  • 594 ABSTRACT Whereas food has always received much attention in conversation, commerce, and the literature, the subject of feces has been comparatively neglected. To fill this lacuna, a small book on comparative coprology was recently published (Lewin 1999). The present article aims to supplement this book with a review of overlooked or new items relating to biological and medical aspects of coprology, notably chemical and microbial components of human and animal feces, their uses as… CONTINUE READING