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Recurrent Lymphangitis of the Upper Lip. Presented by Dr. Eugene F. Traub.
A. H., an insurance agent aged 39, born in the United States, is presented from the skin and cancer unit of the New York Post-Graduate Medical School and Hospital. This patient was first seen at the Vanderbilt Clinic in August 1933. The report from that institution is as follows:
"The patient received four treatments with filtered roentgen rays to the nose and cheek. He gave a slightly positive reaction to a staphylococcus toxin in a 1:10 dilution. He had a marked reaction to a streptococcus toxin and a Bacillus coli toxin in a dilution of 1:1,000. A culture taken from the lesion showed a growth of hemolytic staphylococci. The patient received thirteen treatments for desensitization without improvement. A number of dental infections were taken care of."
He was first seen by me on Dec. 7, 1934, at which
Abramowitz EW, Rulison RH. NEW YORK ACADEMY OF MEDICINE, SECTION OF DERMATOLOGY AND SYPHILIS. Arch Derm Syphilol. 1935;32(3):489–503. doi:10.1001/archderm.1935.01470030131020
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