Syphilis, tuberculosis, and sickle-cell anaemia; report of a case.


T4is case is reported because of the unusual coincident discovery in the same patient of three different pathologicil conditions, syphilis, tuberculous infection, and sickle-cell anemia. Sickle-cell anemia was first recognized by Herrick in 1910, and since then the disease has been extensively studied in America. The disease in its latent form-the so-called… (More)