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November 22, 1941


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North Bend, Neb.

JAMA. 1941;117(21):1807. doi:10.1001/jama.1941.02820470055029

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To the Editor:—  In perusing The Journal of May 24, page 2393, I saw the report of Dr. John Greenwood and Dr. Edmond R. Hess of rat bite fever in an infant aged 11 days. I was once awakened from my sleep within three hours after an infant was born by its crying; I saw a rat biting the child's toe. Following this rat bite the child had rat bite fever.

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