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CUS417/118.156


Fonds Number: 
P417
Abstract: 

Osler refers Souchon to Garrison and recommends his book on the History of Medicine. The only contributions of his that are worth mentioning are 1-the determination of the blood platelets as separate elements in the circulation. 2-the work made with Thayer, MacCallum and Lazear, in connection with malarial parasites 3- the work helping to place amoebic dysentery on a pathological and clinical foundation 4- the full clinical description of the polycythemia rubra, or erythremia 5- the description of hereditary telangiectasis with epistaxis 6- the clinical descriptions of the visceral types of purpura and angio-neurotic-oedema. Compliments on his aneurysm paper.

Original: 
Yes
Date: 
December 4, 1914
From: 
Osler, William
Address: 
From the Regius Professor of Medicine
To: 
Souchon, Edmond
City: 
Oxford
State: 
Oxfordshire
Country: 
England

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