PAUL F. WHITAKER, M.D., F.A.C.P.
In a former article the writer reported a series of five hundred stool examinations on consecutive patients presenting themselves for study. Since that time a routine stool examination has been continued, and the present paper embraces a series of 1650 cases. This work has been done to determine in a measure the frequency of intestinal parasitic infection in Eastern North Carolina. Some years back the subject was much before the profession, due to the work of the Rockefeller Foundation and enormous good was accomplished through this splendid work, particularly in discovering and treating hook worm infections. At that time one
WHITAKER PF. The Frequency and Clinical Manifestations of Intestinal Worms. Ann Intern Med. 1931;4:1212–1216. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-4-9-1212
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1931;4(9):1212-1216.
Gastroenterology/Hepatology, Infectious Disease.
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