SHERBURNE CAMPBELL, M. D.; THOMAS P. MURDOCK, M. D., F. A. C. P.
Avoluminous literature has developed on the subject of agranulocytic angina since Schultz1 first described the condition in 1922. Most of the cases reported to date have been the so-called pure cases in which the blood picture was that of an agranulocytosis, without complication, and without an associated incidental condition.
Turk2 has reported a case in which there seemed to be a very definite connection between the sepsis of the lip and mouth, and the blood picture. The organism from the pus was staphylococcus aureus.
Blumer3 reports the observation of four cases and reported one. In this case there was present
CAMPBELL S, MURDOCK TP. An Agranulocytic Blood Picture with a Pneumococcic Septicemia. Ann Intern Med. ;4:1333–1335. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-4-10-1333
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1931;4(10):1333-1335.
Multi-Organ Failure and Sepsis, Pulmonary/Critical Care.
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