REFRACTORY SUBCUTANEOUS ABSCESSES CAUSED BY SPOROTHRIX SCHENCKII. A NEW PATHOGENIC FUNGUS

@article{Hektoen2003REFRACTORYSA,
  title={REFRACTORY SUBCUTANEOUS ABSCESSES CAUSED BY SPOROTHRIX SCHENCKII. A NEW PATHOGENIC FUNGUS},
  author={Ludvig Hektoen and Catherine Perkins},
  journal={The Journal of Experimental Medicine},
  year={2003},
  volume={5},
  pages={77 - 89}
}
In the Bulletin of the Johns Hopkins Hospital for December, 1898, there appeared an article by B. R. Schenck " On Refractory Subcutaneous Abscesses caused by a Fungns possibly related to the Sporotrieha." "The primary point of infection was on the index finger, whence it extended up the radial side of the arm, following the lymph channels, and giving rise to several circumscribed indurations, which were in part broken down and ulcerated." This infection proved re1 T refractory to treatment. The… CONTINUE READING

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