WINSTON F. HARRISON, M.D., C.M.
The case to be reported is of interest first of all because the patient had never been farther south than the State of Michigan. Secondly, the case presents some features rarely found even in districts where the disease is prevalent. Lastly, it is peculiar in the mode of diagnosis, which was made by study of the vermiform appendix in the course of the routine histopathological examination of material from the surgical clinic. Since the first reported case of amebic dysentery in the State of Michigan by Dock1 in 1902 there have been from time to time reports which indicate that
HARRISON WF. The Histophathology of Appendiceal Amebiasis With Case Report(The Histophathology of Appendiceal Amebiasis With Case Report*). Ann Intern Med. 1929;2:1081–1091. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-2-10-1081
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