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July 22, 1933

Gonorrhea in the Male and Female: A Book for Practitioners.

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By P. S. Pelouze, M.D., Associate in Urology and Assistant Genito-Urinary Surgeon of the University of Pennsylvania. Second edition. Cloth. Price, $5.50. Pp. 440, with 92 illustrations. Philadelphia: W. B. Saunders Company, 1931.

JAMA. 1933;101(4):308. doi:10.1001/jama.1933.02740290056045

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Abstract

The first edition of this work appeared under the title of "Gonococcal Urethritis in the Male" and confined its scope to this restricted phase of the subject. As many cases of gonorrheal infection in the male develop manifestations apart from the urethral inflammation, the omission of a discussion of the complications and remote manifestations of the disease was a serious drawback. However, the present volume covers in an able manner, in excellent arrangement, the subject of gonorrhea; and while one may not agree with certain of the deductions of the author noted throughout the volume, his insistence on the "utmost gentleness in the treatment of gonorrhea" is most heartily concurred in. The author gives the results of careful observation and extensive experience with a disease which up to the present time has generally been poorly treated. The recommendations for treatment in the various phases of the infection, both in the

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