This paper appears only as a preliminary report. The results of the study have been so interesting and some of them so conclusive that I could not resist presenting the matter at the present time.
By peptic ulcers I mean those on both sides of the pylorus.
As far as I can discover, the first voluntary administrator of foreign protein in the treatment for peptic ulcer was Gottfried Holler,1 who reported on the matter in 1921.
In 1922, Pribram,2 a surgeon in Bier's Clinic, published his reports on the treatment for peptic ulcers with a crystallized vegetable protein.3 His dosage was gradually increased from 0.2 to 1 cc. His results were more or less similar to those of Holler. Both concluded that this form of treatment was a valuable adjunct to the armamentarium and in many ways was much more reliable than the classic medical treatment of the day. They
MARTIN L. PEPTIC ULCERTHE EFFECT OF PARENTERAL INJECTIONS OF PURIFIED MILK PROTEINS ON THE SYMPTOMS AND PROGRESS. Arch Intern Med (Chic). 1929;43(3):299–325. doi:10.1001/archinte.1929.00130260002001