This case of general edema of obscure origin without evidence of kidney lesion is reported in part on account of its interest clinically and in part because of the unusual importance of the results of the physical and chemical examination of urine. Incidentally, therapeutic observations difficult of interpretation but apparently of some value are also presented.
JACKSON HC, ELTING AW. CLINICAL NOTES AND PHYSICOCHEMICAL STUDY OF SALT ELIMINATION IN THE URINE OF AN INDIVIDUAL WITH GENERAL EDEMA OF OBSCURE ORIGIN, FOLLOWED BY CURE.. Arch Intern Med (Chic). 1908;II(3):201-213. doi:10.1001/archinte.1908.00050080003001