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This monograph in Russian consists of three parts. In the first part the author presents an interesting discussion and review of the literature on the subject of physiology of chlorine metabolism in the human body. The second part is devoted to a discussion of the present status of our knowledge of the pathology of chlorine metabolism in the human body. Included under this heading are such items as hyperchloremia, hypochloremia and chlorides in infectious diseases, neoplasms, cardiovascular disease and diseases of the kidney. The third part deals with the clinical-experimental work carried on by the author for the past four years and devoted to the clarifying of the subject of the relationship of chlorine metabolism to the secretory function of the digestive glands. Patients with gastric or duodenal ulcerative disease, nephritic patients and convalescents were subjected to continued drainage of the gastric, duodenal and pancreatic secretions with the aid of
Khlorny obmen i sekretsiya pishchevaritelnykh zhelez. JAMA. 1940;115(16):1397. doi:10.1001/jama.1940.02810420083036