J. B. ELLIS, M.D.
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Only recently, despite thirty years of general practice, have I had my first experience with spider bite poisoning, and these experiences have come in such rapid succession that I am able to report five cases of markedly uniform character which have come under my observation within a short period of time. So rare are such cases in this section of the country that, in the first instance, spider bite poisoning did not occur to me even as a remote possibility. In that case the venomous arachnid was encountered in the dark and was therefore not seen, but in the second,
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ELLIS JB. Arachnidism: A Report of Five Cases of Spider Poisoning,. Ann Intern Med. 1930;3:924–927. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-3-9-924
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1930;3(9):924-927.
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